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|All Authors / Contributors:||
Hayden V White
|ISBN:||0801814693 9780801814693 0801817617 9780801817618|
|Description:||xii, 448 pages ; 23 cm|
|Contents:||Pt 1. The received tradition: The enlightenment and the problem of historical consciousness --
pt 2. Four kinds of "Realism" in the Nineteenth-century historical writing --
pt 3. The repudiation of "Realism" in late Nineteenth-century philosophy of history.
"Metahistory is something more than a study of philosophies of history (although it is that too, and no doubt the most important work in the field since Collingwood): it is also a methodological