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    Polyhistory: Studies in the History and Historiography of Ancient Philosophy : Presented to Jaap Mansfeld on His Sixtieth Birthday.Jaap Mansfeld, Keimpe Algra, der Horst, Pieter Willem & David T. Runia (eds.) - 1996 - BRILL.
    It frequently concentrates on the subjects in which the honorand has made important discoveries. The volume concludes with a complete bibliography of Jaap Mansfeld's scholarly work so far.
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  2. Polyhistor: Studies in the History and Historiography of Ancient Philosophy. Presented to Jaap Mansfeld on His Sixtieth Birthday.Keimpe Algra, Pieter W. Van der Horst & Douwe Runia (eds.) - 1996 - Brill.
    During the past three decades the Utrecht scholar Jaap Mansfeld has built up a formidable reputation in the field of the history of ancient philosophy. This state-of-the-art collection of articles is presented to him by colleagues and friends on his sixtieth birthday.
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  3. Polyhistor Studies in the History and Historiography of Ancient Philosophy : Presented to Jaap Mansfeld on His Sixtieth Birthday.Jaap Mansfeld, Keimpe Algra, Pieter Willem van der Horst & David T. Runia - 1996
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    Beginnings of Ancient Greek History and Historiography.Victor Castellani - 1998 - The European Legacy 3 (5):92-96.
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    Ancient Historiography (L.) Pitcher Writing Ancient History. An Introduction to Classical Historiography. (Library of Classical Studies 1.) Pp. X + 275. London and New York: I.B. Tauris, 2009. Paper, £15.99 (Cased, £45). ISBN: 978-1-84511-958-4 (978-1-84511-957-7 Hbk). [REVIEW]Gordon P. Kelly - 2011 - The Classical Review 61 (02):393-394.
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    History and the Poets D. S. Levene, D. P. Nelis (Ed.): Clio and the Poets. Augustan Poetry & the Traditions of Ancient Historiography. (Mnemosyne . Suppl. 224.) Pp. XV $396. Leiden, Boston, and Cologne: Brill, 2002. Cased. Isbn: 90-04-11782-. [REVIEW]Sander M. Goldberg - 2003 - The Classical Review 53 (02):357-.
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    Doctoring History: Ancient Medical Historiography and Diocles of Carystus.R. J. Hankinson - 2002 - Apeiron 35 (1):61 - 86.
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    The Western Time of Ancient History: Historiographical Encounters with the Greek and Roman Pasts.Alexandra Lianeri (ed.) - 2011 - Cambridge University Press.
    Machine generated contents note: Introduction. Unfounding times: the idea and ideal of ancient history in Western historical thought Alexandra Lianeri; Part I. Theorising Western Time: Concepts and Models: 1. Time's authority François Hartog; 2. Exemplarity and anti-exemplarity in Early Modern Europe Peter Burke; 3. Greek philosophy and Western history: a philosophy-centred temporality Giuseppe Cambiano; 4. Historiography and political theology: Momigliano and the end of history Howard Caygill; Part II. Ancient History and Modern Temporalities: 5. The making of (...)
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  9. Feelings in History, Ancient and Modern.Ramsay MacMullen - 2003 - Regina Books.
     
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    Philosophy in History: Essays on the Historiography of Philosophy.Richard Rorty, J. B. Schneewind & Quentin Skinner (eds.) - 1984 - Cambridge University Press.
    The sixteen essays in this volume confront the current debate about the relationship between philosophy and its history. On the one hand intellectual historians commonly accuse philosophers of writing bad - anachronistic - history of philosophy, and on the other, philosophers have accused intellectual historians of writing bad - antiquarian - history of philosophy. The essays here address this controversy and ask what purpose the history of philosophy should serve. Part I contains more purely theoretical and methodological discussion, of such (...)
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    Arnaldo Mornigliano and the History of Historiography.Karl Christ - 1991 - History and Theory 30 (4):5-12.
    Unlike so many present-day historians, Momigliano did not proceed according to the absolute dogmas of a new program of historical scholarship, method, or perspective. Rather, his scholarly work grew organically from the connection between personal initiatives and existential forces. Momigliano's lifelong theme was the historical dimension of the contacts among cultures, religions, and civilization. He made no absolute claims for his own method. His scholarly works are briefly summarized, including: his concern with the problematic of Johann Gustav Droysen's position and (...)
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    History, Time, and Knowledge in Ancient India.Roy W. Perrett - 1999 - History and Theory 38 (3):307–321.
    The lack of interest in history in ancient India has often been noted and contrasted with the situation in China and the West. Notwithstanding the vast body of Indian literature in other fields, there is a remarkable dearth of historical writing in the period before the Muslim conquest and an associated indifference to historiography. Various explanations have been offered for this curious phenomenon, some of which appeal to the supposed currency of certain Indian philosophical theories. This essay critically (...)
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  13. History, Time, and Knowledge in Ancient India.Roy W. Perrett - 1999 - History and Theory 38 (3):307-321.
    The lack of interest in history in ancient India has often been noted and contrasted with the situation in China and the West. Notwithstanding the vast body of Indian literature in other fields, there is a remarkable dearth of historical writing in the period before the Muslim conquest and an associated indifference to historiography. Various explanations have been offered for this curious phenomenon, some of which appeal to the supposed currency of certain Indian philosophical theories. This essay critically (...)
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    The Limits of History.Constantin Fasolt - 2004 - University of Chicago Press.
    History casts a spell on our minds more powerful than science or religion. It does not root us in the past at all. It rather flatters us with the belief in our ability to recreate the world in our image. It is a form of self-assertion that brooks no opposition or dissent and shelters us from the experience of time. So argues Constantin Fasolt in The Limits of History , an ambitious and pathbreaking study that conquers history's power by carrying (...)
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    Gassendi, the Atomist: Advocate of History in an Age of Science.Lynn Sumida Joy - 1987 - Cambridge University Press.
    Scholars in the early seventeenth century who studied ancient Greek scientific theories often drew upon philology and history to reconstruct a more general picture of the Greek past. Gassendi's training as a humanist historiographer enabled him to formulate a conception of the history of philosophy in which the rationality of scientific and philosophical inquiry depended on the historical justifications which he developed for his beliefs. Professor Joy examines this conception and analyzes the nature of Gassendi's historical training, especially its (...)
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    Comments on Structural Elements of Ancient Historiography, with Particular Reference to Caesar and Livy.Helga Botermann - 1977 - Philosophy and History 10 (1):82-83.
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    The Rise and Decline of Character: Humoral Psychology in Ancient and Early Modern Medical Theory.J. Bos - 2009 - History of the Human Sciences 22 (3):29-50.
    Humoralism, the view that the human body is composed of a limited number of elementary fluids, is one of the most characteristic aspects of ancient medicine. The psychological dimension of humoral theory in the ancient world has thus far received a relatively small amount of scholarly attention. Medical psychology in the ancient world can only be correctly understood by relating it to psychological thought in other fields, such as ethics and rhetoric. The concept that ties these various (...)
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    Philosophy of History: A Guide for Students.M. C. Lemon - 2003 - Routledge.
    This work is an essential introduction to the vast body of writing about history, from classical Greece and Rome to the contemporary world. M.C. Lemon maps out key debates and central concepts of philosophy of history placing principal thinkers in the context of their times and schools of thought. Lemon explains the crucial differences between speculative philosophy as an n enquiry into the course and meaning of history and analytic philosophy of history as relating to the nature and methods of (...)
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    The Origins of the Modern Historiography of Ancient Philosophy.Wolfgang-Rainer Mann - 1996 - History and Theory 35 (2):165-195.
    A new approach to the historiography of the history of philosophy was first proposed near the end of the eighteenth century. It is useful to regard it as an alternative to two others, sometimes conceived of as exhausting the possibilities: a purely philosophical approach, and a purely historical one, both of which I consider in section I. The bulk of the paper is devoted to what I call "the modern historiography of the history of philosophy" . Its origins (...)
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  20. The Recovery of Ancient Philosophy in the Renaissance: A Brief Guide.James Hankins - 2008 - L.S. Olschki.
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    Monumentality and the Meaning of the Past in Ancient and Modern Historiography.Neville Morley - 2011 - In Alexandra Lianeri (ed.), The Western Time of Ancient History: Historiographical Encounters with the Greek and Roman Pasts. Cambridge University Press. pp. 210.
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  22. Historiography and Political Theology: Momigliano and the End of History.Howard Caygill - 2011 - In Alexandra Lianeri (ed.), The Western Time of Ancient History: Historiographical Encounters with the Greek and Roman Pasts. Cambridge University Press. pp. 99.
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  23. A Companion to the Philosophy of History and Historiography.Aviezer Tucker (ed.) - 2009 - Wiley-Blackwell.
    The fifty entries in this _Companion_ cover the main issues in the philosophies of historiography and history, including natural history and the practices of historians. Written by an international and multi-disciplinary group of experts A cutting-edge updated picture of current research in the field Part of the renowned _Blackwell Companions_ series.
     
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    A Companion to the Philosophy of History and Historiography.Aviezer Tucker (ed.) - 2008 - Wiley-Blackwell.
    The fifty entries in this _Companion_ cover the main issues in the philosophies of historiography and history, including natural history and the practices of historians. Written by an international and multi-disciplinary group of experts A cutting-edge updated picture of current research in the field Part of the renowned _Blackwell Companions_ series.
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  25. A History of Ancient Philosophy: From the Beginnings to Augustine.K. Friis Johansen - 1998 - Routledge.
    This book discusses key philosophical concepts and ideologies, including ontology, epistemology, logic, semantics, moral and political philosophy, theology and aesthetics during classical antiquity. Karsten Friis Johansen charts the history of ancient philosophy from the mythological oral tradition, Homer and early tragedy, to the giants of Plato and Aristotle through to paganism and the genesis of Christianity. A History of Ancient Philosophy also presents detailed analysis of individual ancient philosophers and interpretations and commentary on key philosophical passages.
     
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    Essays in Ancient and Modern Historiography.Karl Christ & Arnaldo Momigliano - 1978 - History and Theory 17 (3):327.
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    Images of Ancient Rome in Late Eighteenth-Century Neapolitan Historiography.Melissa Calaresu - 1997 - Journal of the History of Ideas 58 (4):641-661.
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    Competing Traditions in the Historiography of Ancient Greek Colonization in Italy.Lela M. Urquhart - 2014 - Journal of the History of Ideas 75 (1):23-44.
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    A Companion to Western Historical Thought.Lloyd S. Kramer & Sarah C. Maza (eds.) - 2002 - Blackwell.
    The volume comprises 24 chapters by leading historians who discuss conceptions of and approaches to the human past in the ancient, medieval, early modern and ...
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  30. Historiography, “Hazards,” and the Study of Ancient Israel.Susan Niditch - 2003 - Interpretation 57 (2):138-150.
    The biblical “historians,” perhaps more than their modern day counterparts, show history to be a messy, complicated affair. For all its ambivalence about power and human relationships, the book of Judges functions as a profoundly thoughtful foundation myth.
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  31. A Companion to Philosophy of History and Historiography.Aviezer Tucker (ed.) - 2009 - Wiley-Blackwell.
     
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    On Lawfulness in History and Historiography.Bert Leuridan & Anton Froeyman - 2012 - History and Theory 51 (2):172-192.
    The use of general and universal laws in historiography has been the subject of debate ever since the end of the nineteenth century. Since the 1970s there has been a growing consensus that general laws such as those in the natural sciences are not applicable in the scientific writing of history. We will argue against this consensus view, not by claiming that the underlying conception of what historiography is—or should be—is wrong, but by contending that it is based (...)
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    Historiography, Philosophy of History and the Historical Turn in Analytic Philosophy.Michael Beaney - 2016 - Journal of the Philosophy of History 10 (2):211-234.
    _ Source: _Volume 10, Issue 2, pp 211 - 234 This article has three main interconnected aims. First, I illustrate the historiographical conceptions of three early analytic philosophers: Frege, Russell and Wittgenstein. Second, I consider some of the historiographical debates that have been generated by the recent historical turn in analytic philosophy, looking at the work of Scott Soames and Hans-Johann Glock, in particular. Third, I discuss Arthur Danto’s _Analytic Philosophy of History_, published 50 years ago, and argue for a (...)
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    Historiography, Philosophy of History and the Historical Turn in Analytic Philosophy.Michael Beaney - forthcoming - New Content is Available for Journal of the Philosophy of History.
    _ Source: _Page Count 24 This article has three main interconnected aims. First, I illustrate the historiographical conceptions of three early analytic philosophers: Frege, Russell and Wittgenstein. Second, I consider some of the historiographical debates that have been generated by the recent historical turn in analytic philosophy, looking at the work of Scott Soames and Hans-Johann Glock, in particular. Third, I discuss Arthur Danto’s _Analytic Philosophy of History_, published 50 years ago, and argue for a reinvigorated analytic philosophy of history.
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    Historiography, Philosophy of History and the Historical Turn in Analytic Philosophy.Michael Beaney - 2016 - Journal of the History of Philosophy 10 (2).
    _ Source: _Page Count 24 This article has three main interconnected aims. First, I illustrate the historiographical conceptions of three early analytic philosophers: Frege, Russell and Wittgenstein. Second, I consider some of the historiographical debates that have been generated by the recent historical turn in analytic philosophy, looking at the work of Scott Soames and Hans-Johann Glock, in particular. Third, I discuss Arthur Danto’s _Analytic Philosophy of History_, published 50 years ago, and argue for a reinvigorated analytic philosophy of history.
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    A History of Ancient Philosophy Vol. 2.Michael F. Wagner - 1992 - Ancient Philosophy 12 (2):461-466.
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    Ancient Self-Refutation: The Logic and History of the Self-Refutation Argument From Democritus to Augustine. By Luca Castagnoli.Allan Silverman - 2012 - Ancient Philosophy 32 (2):458-461.
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    A History of Ancient Philosophy Vol. 4.H. S. Schibli - 1992 - Ancient Philosophy 12 (2):466-474.
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    The Poetics of Ancient Greek Memory and the Historical Imperative.Alexandra Lianeri - 2013 - History and Theory 52 (3):451-461.
    This book examines Greek engagements with the past as articulations of memory formulated against the contingency of chance associated with temporality. Based on a phenomenological understanding of temporality, it identifies four memorializing strategies: continuity , regularity , development, and acceptance of chance. This framework serves in pursuing a twofold aim: to reconstruct the literary field of memory in fifth-century bce Greece; and to interpret Greek historiography as a memorializing mode. The key contention advanced by this approach is that acts (...)
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    A History of Ancient Philosophy, Vol. 1.Patricia Kenig Curd - 1994 - Ancient Philosophy 14 (2):366-370.
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    A History of Political Theories, Ancient and Mediaeval.William Archibald Dunning - 1902 - [New York, Johnson Reprint.
    The Hellenic Peoples in General A history of political theories of the scope defined above must begin with the thought of that brilliant aggregation of ...
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  42. Ancient Philosophy of Religion: The History of Western Philosophy of Religion, Volume 1.Graham Oppy & N. N. Trakakis - 2013 - Routledge.
    The origins of the Western philosophical tradition lie in the ancient Greco-Roman world. This volume provides a unique insight into the life and writings of a diverse group of philosophers in antiquity and presents the latest thinking on their views on God, the gods, religious belief and practice. Beginning with the 'pre-Socratics', the volume then explores the influential contributions made to the Western philosophy of religion by the three towering figures of Socrates, Plato and Aristotle. The chapters that follow (...)
     
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  43. The History of Western Philosophy of Religion, Five Volume Set: V.1 Ancient Philosophy and Religion: V.2 Medieval Philosophy and Religion: V.3 Early Modern Philosophy and Religion: V.4 Nineteenth-Century Philosophy and Religion: V.5 Twentieth-Century Philosophy and Religion. [REVIEW]Graham Oppy & N. N. Trakakis - 2014 - Routledge.
    'The History of Western Philosophy of Religion' brings together an international team of over 100 leading scholars to provide authoritative exposition of how history's most important philosophical thinkers - from antiquity to the present day - have sought to analyse the concepts and tenets central to Western religious belief, especially Christianity. Divided chronologically into five volumes, 'The History of Western Philosophy of Religion' is designed to be accessible to a wide range of readers, from the scholar looking for original insight (...)
     
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  44. The History of Western Philosophy of Religion, Five Volume Set: V.1 Ancient Philosophy and Religion: V.2 Medieval Philosophy and Religion: V.3 Early Modern Philosophy and Religion: V.4 Nineteenth-Century Philosophy and Religion: V.5 Twentieth-Century Philosophy and Religion. [REVIEW]Graham Oppy & N. N. Trakakis (eds.) - 2009 - Routledge.
    An international team of over 100 leading scholars has been brought together to provide authoritative exposition of how history's most important philosophical thinkers - fron antiquity to the present day - have sought to analyse the concepts and tenets central to Western religious belief, especially Christianity. Divided, chronologically, into five volumes, _The History of Western Philosophy of Religion_ is designed to be accessible to a wide range of readers, from the scholar looking for original insight and the latest research findings (...)
     
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    History and Historiography in Process.Anders Schinkel - 2004 - History and Theory 43 (1):39–56.
    Although in philosophical dictionaries and the like, Alfred North Whitehead is often praised as one of the most original thinkers of the twentieth century, his work has been virtually ignored. The articles and books that are concerned with Whitehead’s philosophy, with the exception of the work of Dale H. Porter, hardly ever mention the relevance that it has for the philosophy of history and for historiography. I intend to demonstrate this relevance in this article. For this purpose, I will (...)
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    History and Historiography in the Against Apion of Josephus.Shaye Cohen - 1988 - History and Theory 27 (4):1-11.
    The Against Apion of Josephus is not only a defense of Judaism and Jewish history, but also an essay in historiography and historical criticism, as an outline of the work reveals. Josephus explains how history should and should not be written, and attempts to prove that certain versions of the past are truer than others. The Against Apion may attack the reliability and integrity of Greek historiography as being divisive and instable, but it is from the Greeks that (...)
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  47. The Idea of Europe and the “Dispute of the New World” Some Reflections Between History and Historiography.Maria Matilde Benzoni - 2008 - History of European Ideas 34 (4):375-382.
    This paper would like to contribute to the discussion on the formation of the idea of Europe and contextually shaping of the debate on the New World in early modern and modern history. Following an important Italian historiographic tradition, the paper discusses the eighteenth-century within a wider objective and subjective historical development.The first part of the paper focuses on the Eurocentric realigning of the relations in the Atlantic world. It argues that this realignment remains basically a middle period phenomenon. The (...)
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  48. History of Ancient Philosophy.Alfred William Benn - 1882 - London: Watts & Co..
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  49. A World History of Ancient Political Thought.Antony Black - 2009 - Oxford University Press.
    Early communities and states -- Egypt -- Mesoptamia, Assyria, Babylon -- Iran -- Israel -- India -- China -- The Greeks -- Rome -- Graeco-Roman humanism -- The Kingdom of Heaven and the Church of Christ -- Themes : similarities and differences between cultures -- General conclusion.
     
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  50. A History of Ancient and Medieval Philosophy.Horatio W. Dresser - 1926 - New York: Thomas Y. Crowell.
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