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  1. Aims of Education: A Conceptual Inquiry.Richard S. Peters, John Woods & William H. Dray - forthcoming - The Philosophy of Education.
     
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  2. Laws and Explanation in History.WILLIAM DRAY - 1957 - Greenwood Press.
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    The Content of the Form: Narrative Discourse and Historical Representation.William H. Dray & Hayden White - 1988 - History and Theory 27 (3):282.
  4. Philosophical Analysis and History.William H. Dray - 1966 - Greenwood Press.
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    Philosophy of History.W. H. Walsh & William H. Dray - 1966 - History and Theory 5 (2):186.
  6. History as Re-enactment. R.G. Collingwood's Idea of History.William H. Dray - 1996 - Tijdschrift Voor Filosofie 58 (4):773-775.
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    History as Re-Enactment: R. G. Collingwood's Idea of History.William H. Dray - 1995 - Oxford University Press.
    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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    Justifying Historical Descriptions.William H. Dray & C. Behan McCullagh - 1986 - History and Theory 25 (3):331.
  9. The Historical Explanation of Actions Reconsidered.William Dray - 1963 - In Sidney Hook (ed.), Philosophy and History. New York University Press. pp. 105--35.
     
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  10. Philosophy of History.William H. Dray - 1964 - Englewood Cliffs, N.J., Prentice-Hall.
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    Laws and Explanation in History.WILLIAM DRAY - 1957 - Philosophical Quarterly 10 (39):190-191.
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    Foundations of Historical Knowledge.William H. Dray & Morton White - 1967 - Philosophical Review 76 (4):529.
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    Explanatory Narrative in History.William Dray - 1954 - Philosophical Quarterly 4 (14):15-27.
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    On History and Philosophers of History.Alan Donagan & William H. Dray - 1991 - History and Theory 30 (1):90.
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    On the Nature and Role of Narrative in Historiography.William Dray - 1971 - History and Theory 10 (2):153-171.
    There is no necessary connection between the ideas of history and of narration. The historical work should be explanatory, but a narrative is not itself a form of explanation. Walsh, despite Danto's objections, is correct in distinguishing "plain" from "significant" narratives. Both White's causal-chain model and Danto's model of causal input suggest that an historical narrative can be eq~planatory only if it offers causal explanation. But Gallie's followable contingency model contains several structural ideas which bring him into logical conflict with (...)
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    Laws and Explanation in History.WILLIAM DRAY - 1957 - Ethics 68 (4):297-299.
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    J. H. Hexter, Neo-Whiggism And Early Stuart Historiography.William H. Dray - 1987 - History and Theory 26 (2):133-149.
    J. H. Hexter, an American historian of early seventeenth-century history, terms himself whiggish and claims whiggishness is returning after the misguided popularity of Marxism. The distinction "whiggish" is more elusive than his claim suggests, and the accuracy of its application to Hexter's claim is unclear. Three characteristics commonly assigned to whig interpretation by its critics can be seen as reflections of broader, unresolved historical issues. These are: attention to political and constitutional issues; a tendency to refer to the present in (...)
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    On History and Philosophers of History.William H. Dray - 1989 - Brill.
    This book deals with theoretical problems that arise at points of contact between the concerns of philosophers and historians about the practice of ...
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    Books in Review.Ronald S. Laura & William H. Dray - 1976 - International Journal for Philosophy of Religion 7 (4):458-459.
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    The Dialectic of Action. A Philosophical Interpretation of History and the Humanities.William H. Dray & Frederick A. Olafson - 1981 - History and Theory 20 (1):83.
  21. "Explaining, Understanding, and Teaching" by Jane R. Martin.William Dray - 1975 - Studies in Philosophy and Education 9 (1):68.
     
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    The Logic of Historical Explanation.William H. Dray - 2004 - International Studies in Philosophy 36 (1):268-269.
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    New Departures in the Theory of Historiography.William H. Dray - 1979 - Philosophy of the Social Sciences 9 (4):499.
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  24. Perspectives Sur L'Histoire.William H. Dray - 1987
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    Review Symposium : New Departures in the Theory of Historiography.William H. Dray - 1979 - Philosophy of the Social Sciences 9 (4):499-507.
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    Critical Notice of Isaiah Berlin, Vico and Herder: Two Studies in the History of Ideas.William H. Dray - 1979 - Canadian Journal of Philosophy 9 (1):179-183.
  27. Perspectives on History.William H. Dray - 1980 - Routledge and Kegan Paul.
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    Mandelbaum on Historical Narrative: A Discussion.William Dray, Richard Ely & Rolf Gruner - 1969 - History and Theory 8 (2):275-294.
    Dray: Mandelbaum legislates regarding the historian's "task" in the guise of descriptive analysis. He seems to envisage two fundamental tasks for the historian: explaining, and relating parts to wholes. Contrary to Mandelbaum's implication, there is no more opposition between narration and either of these tasks than there is between the two tasks themselves.Ely: Mandelbaum refutes White and Danto, who both hold that historical writing is essentially narrative; but not Gallie, who asserts that historical writing is necessarily, but never solely, a (...)
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    Narrative Versus Analysis in History.William H. Dray - 1986 - In Joseph Margolis, Michael Krausz & Richard M. Burian (eds.), Philosophy of the Social Sciences. M. Nijhoff. pp. 23--42.
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    Collingwood's Historical Individualism.William H. Dray - 1980 - Canadian Journal of Philosophy 10 (1):1 - 20.
    Central to R. G. Collingwood's philosophy of history, and among the most controvrsial of his doctrines, is the contention that historical understanding requires a re-anactment of past experience or a re-thinking of past thought. Some critics have found this contention in it-self incoherent or otherwise unsatisfactory, even as applied to what Collingwood apparently regarded as paradigm cases of historical thinking: for example, accounting for Caesar's crossing of the Rubicon in terms of his political ambitions. Others, while accepting the applicability of (...)
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    Professor Ryle on Arguments and Inference Licenses.William H. Dray - 1954 - Mind 63 (251):384-387.
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    A New Philosophy of History.William H. Dray - 2002 - International Studies in Philosophy 34 (4):162-164.
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    Explaining, Understanding, and Teaching.William Dray - 1975 - Studies in Philosophy and Education 9 (1-2):68-83.
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    Taylor and Chisholm on Making Things to Have Happened.William Dray - 1959 - Analysis 20 (4):79 - 82.
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    Critical Notice. [REVIEW]William H. Dray - 1979 - Canadian Journal of Philosophy 9 (1):179-183.
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  36. Laws and Explanation in History.WILLIAM DRAY - 1957 - Mind 68 (270):265-268.
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    Our Knowledge of the Historical Past. [REVIEW]William Dray - 1975 - Journal of Philosophy 72 (22):805-809.
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  38. Holism and Individualism in History and Social Science.William H. Dray - 1967 - In Paul Edwards (ed.), The Encyclopedia of Philosophy. New York: Macmillan. pp. 4--53.
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    Choosing and Doing.William Dray - 1962 - Dialogue 1 (2):129-152.
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    Toynbee's Search for Historical Laws.William Dray - 1960 - History and Theory 1 (1):32.
    Toynbee was not a faultless practitioner of his empirical methodology, but his concepts of evidence, verification, and law are adequate in principle. Toynbee's affirmation of a tough-minded metaphysical doctrine of free will, however, has the result that all "evidence" for historical laws is only presumptive and that no laws can ever be established. Since the doctrine may be treated as an excresence upon Toynbee's theory of history, the indeterminist and antinomian should ignore or reformulate it in assessing Toynbee's conclusions.
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    Knowledge and Explanation in History. By R.E. Atkinson. Ithaca, N.Y.: Cornell University Press. 1978. X + 229 Pages. $14.95, $6.95 Paper. [REVIEW]William H. Dray - 1980 - Dialogue 19 (3):505-511.
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    C. Behan McCullagh, "Justifying Historical Descriptions". [REVIEW]William H. Dray - 1986 - History and Theory 25 (3):331.
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    Book Review:On History and Other Essays. Michael Oakeshott. [REVIEW]William H. Dray - 1985 - Ethics 96 (1):197-.
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    R. G. Collingwood on Reflective Thought.William Dray - 1960 - Journal of Philosophy 57 (5):157-163.
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    Critical Essays on the Philosophy of R. G. Collingwood.William Dray & Michael Krausz - 1974 - History and Theory 13 (3):291.
  46. Philosophy of History.William H. Dray - 1966 - Philosophy 41 (156):183-185.
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    R.G. Collingwood et la connaissance historique.William H. Dray - 1978 - Dialogue 17 (4):659-682.
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    Professor Child on Neo-Positivism and History.William Dray - 1962 - Journal of Philosophy 59 (4):100-106.
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    Book Review:History of Science as Explanation M. A. Finocchiaro. [REVIEW]William H. Dray - 1978 - Philosophy of Science 45 (2):331-.
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    La Philosophie de L'Histoire et la Pratiques Historienne D'Aujourd'hui.R. F. Atkinson, David Carr, William Dray, Theodore F. Geraets, Fernand Ouellet & Hubert Watelet - 1987 - History and Theory 26 (3):339.
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