Graduate studies at Western
Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers (2000)
|Abstract||Is history more than (in Boswell's words) a `chronological series of remarkable events'? Does it have a pattern? Is it fraught with `meaning'? Can we discern its trends? What determines its course? In short, can a substantial and coherent philosophy of history be devised that offers answers to these questions? These issues, which have intrigued -and bedeviled - historians for centuries, are explored in this thoughtful book.|
|Keywords||History Philosophy Ethnology Anthropology Archaeology Historiography History|
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|Call number||D16.8.C323 2000|
|ISBN(s)||0306462737 0306462729 9780306462726|
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