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The proper study of mankind : an anthology of essays

Author: Isaiah Berlin, Sir.; Henry Hardy; Roger Hausheer
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 2000, ©1997.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st Farrar, Straus and Giroux pbk. edView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Isaiah Berlin, Sir.; Henry Hardy; Roger Hausheer
ISBN: 0374527172 9780374527174
OCLC Number: 1014035387
Notes: Originally published: London : Chatto & Windus, c1997.
Description: xxxvi, 667 p. ; 21 cm.
Contents: The pursuit of the ideal --
Philosophical foundations : The concept of scientific history ; Does political theory still exist? --
Freedom and determinism : 'From hope and fear set free' ; Historical inevitability --
Political liberty and pluralism : Two concepts of liberty --
History of ideas : The Counter-Enlightenment ; The originality of Machiavelli ; The divorce between the sciences and the humanities --
Herder and the Enlightenment --
Russian writers : The hedgehog and the fox --
Herzen and his memoirs ; Conversations with Akhmatova and Pasternak --
Romanticism and nationalism in the modern age : The apotheosis of the romantic will ; Nationalism : past neglect and present power --
Twentieth-century figures : Winston Churchill in 1940 ; President Franklin Delano Roosevelt.
Responsibility: Isaiah Berlin ; edited by Henry Hardy and Roger Hausheer ; foreword by Noel Annan ; introduction by Roger Hausheer.

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