Oxford University Press (1995)

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This book explains and defends a central ideas in the theory of history put forward by R. G. Collingwood, perhaps the foremost philosopher of history in the 20th century. Professor Dray analyses critically the idea of re-enactment, explores the limits of its applicability, and determines its relationship to other key Collingwoodian ideas, such as the role of imagination in historical thinking, and the indispensability of a point of view.
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Reprint years 1996, 1999
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Call number D16.8.D688 1995
ISBN(s) 0198238819   9780198238812   9780198242932   019824293X
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