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Anachronism

Zachary S. Schiffman

Zachary S. Schiffman is Professor Emeritus at Northeastern Illinois University, Chicago, IL, United States Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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...Introduction Strictly defined, the word “anachronism” denotes something taken out of its historical and/or cultural context, whether intentionally or unintentionally. The more broadly defined “sense of anachronism” is an awareness...

In Defence of a Humanistically Oriented Historiography

Philosophy of History : Twenty-First-Century Perspectives

Bloomsbury Academic, 2021

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...Introduction This chapter examines a recent challenge to the idea of a humanistically oriented historiography. I am very grateful to the audiences at the conference on the Role of the Philosophy of History in Oulu 2017...

More-Than-Human History

Marek Tamm

Marek Tamm is Professor of Cultural History at Tallinn University, Estonia. His primary research fields are the cultural history of medieval Europe, theory of history and cultural memory studies. He has recently published Debating New Approaches to History (ed. with Peter Burke, 2018) and an edited volume, Afterlife of Events: Perspectives on Mnemohistory (2015). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Zoltán Boldizsár Simon

Zoltán Boldizsár Simon is Research Fellow and Board Member of the Centre for Theories in Historical Research at Bielefeld University, Germany. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Philosophy of History : Twenty-First-Century Perspectives

Bloomsbury Academic, 2021

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...Philosophy of History and the New Human Condition The twenty-first century has brought about a sense of rapid global and planetary changes. Discussions of novel kinds of ecological...

Introduction

Stuart McWilliams

Stuart McWilliams is Lecturer in English at Åbo Akademi University, Finland. His research interests include English literary and intellectual history, medieval studies and the philosophy of history. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Magical Thinking : History, Possibility and the Idea of the Occult

Continuum International Publishing Group, 2012

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...This is a book about magic and the writing of history. It is not, then, a history of magic, but is rather a consideration of the entanglement of magic and the discourses of the humanities. The idea that the history of the occult might...

Historicity

Hans Ruin

Hans Ruin is Professor of Philosophy at Södertörn University, Stockholm, Sweden Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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...Introduction The term “historicity” (Ger. Geschichtlichkeit) has different meanings, two of which need to be distinguished from the outset. As a standard technical term within the historical disciplines it means simply “having historical...

Time Outside History

Rethinking Historical Time : New Approaches to Presentism

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...I thank Arthur Smith for sending these lines to me on the day when I was finishing this paper. The research for the first draft of the paper has received funding from the Mobilitas research grant (MOBTP18) and for the final draft from...

Return to Chronology

Helge Jordheim

Helge Jordheim is Professor of Cultural History and Museology at University of Oslo, Norway Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Rethinking Historical Time : New Approaches to Presentism

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...In ‘World Scientist’s Warning to Humanity: A Second Notice’, published in the journal BioScience in December 2017, 15,364 scientists from 184 countries joined forces to issue a warning that mankind has unleashed what they refer...

Sceptical History and the Myth of the Historical Revolution

Historiography: Critical Readings Volume II : Transition and Transformation

Bloomsbury Academic, 2021

Critical Readings in Historiography

...There has been a wealth of significant research into the writing and use of historical narrative from the late middle ages to the seventeenth century in the last decade. This work has provided us with a more carefully nuanced understanding...

Pictorial Temporality and the Times of History

Rethinking Historical Time : New Approaches to Presentism

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...At first sight, images are not of particular importance for any reflection on the nature of history and historical time. The past might seem more accessible or tangible when it is portrayed in a picture. But generally speaking, from...

Comment

Philosophy of History After Hayden White

Bloomsbury Academic, 2013

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...I appreciate Robert Doran’s production of this collection of essays on “Philosophy of History After Hayden White” even though, I have to admit, I do not think of myself as a philosopher or even a philosopher of history. His reasons...