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    Wilhelm Dilthey, Pioneer of the Human Studies.Hans Peter Rickman - 1979 - Elek.
    The importance of Dilthey Why read Dilthey today? Why study the ideas of a nineteenthcentury German philosopher some seventy years after his death? ...
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  2. Jacob Owensby, Dilthey and the Narrative of History Reviewed By.Hans Peter Rickman - 1995 - Philosophy in Review 15 (4):273-275.
     
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    The Adventure of Reason: The Uses of Philosophy in Sociology.Hans Peter Rickman - 1983 - Greenwood Press.
    This book is an introduction to the philosophical ideas of Plato, Rene Descartes, Baruch Spinoza, and Immanuel Kant on the role of reason which have contributed to the evolution of sociological thought. Reason, according to Rickman, has a relevance to sociology that has not been explored. Because he is interested in the philosophical reflections which proved influential for understanding the social world, he deals systematically with the four philosophers' central arguments and one or more of their most important and easily (...)
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  4. The Challenge of Philosophy.Hans Peter Rickman - 2000 - Open Gate Press.
    This volume presents a selection of Professor Rickman's essays published over a period of 40 years. They reflect his view of philosophy and defend it against attacks on two fronts. On one side the assault comes from a substantial proportion of professional philosophers particularly in the Anglo-Saxon world, who treat philosophy as a purely academic, highly technical subject, dealing merely with the clarification of concepts, the solving of logical puzzles and the refutation of similarly abstruse theories of fellow philosophers. On (...)
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    Dilthey Today: A Critical Appraisal of the Contemporary Relevance of His Work.Hans Peter Rickman - 1988 - Greenwood Press.
    This volume provides a unique overview and analysis of the philosophy and thought of Wilhelm Dilthey, and examines his writings in terms of their contemporary relevance. Rickman contends that the hub of Dilthey's work was his philosophy of the human studies, and that his ideas were directly relevant to the future of the social sciences. The book focuses on Dilthey's contribution not only to philosophy but also to history, psychology, sociology, anthropology, literary criticism, and the methodology of human studies in (...)
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