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The Resource The proper study of mankind : an anthology of essays, Isaiah Berlin ; edited by Henry Hardy and Roger Hausheer ; with a foreword by Noel Annan ; introduction by Roger Hausheer

The proper study of mankind : an anthology of essays, Isaiah Berlin ; edited by Henry Hardy and Roger Hausheer ; with a foreword by Noel Annan ; introduction by Roger Hausheer

Label
The proper study of mankind : an anthology of essays
Title
The proper study of mankind
Title remainder
an anthology of essays
Statement of responsibility
Isaiah Berlin ; edited by Henry Hardy and Roger Hausheer ; with a foreword by Noel Annan ; introduction by Roger Hausheer
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
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Berlin, Isaiah
Dewey number
192
Index
index present
LC call number
B1618.B451
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Hardy, Henry
  • Hausheer, Roger
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  • Human beings
  • Philosophical anthropology
  • History
  • Political science
Label
The proper study of mankind : an anthology of essays, Isaiah Berlin ; edited by Henry Hardy and Roger Hausheer ; with a foreword by Noel Annan ; introduction by Roger Hausheer
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Originally published in 1997 by Chatto & Windus Limited, Great Britain"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [639]-644) and index
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
Control code
in900525682
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
xxxvi, 667 p.
Isbn
9780374527174
Label
The proper study of mankind : an anthology of essays, Isaiah Berlin ; edited by Henry Hardy and Roger Hausheer ; with a foreword by Noel Annan ; introduction by Roger Hausheer
Publication
Note
"Originally published in 1997 by Chatto & Windus Limited, Great Britain"--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [639]-644) and index
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
Control code
in900525682
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st pbk. ed.
Extent
xxxvi, 667 p.
Isbn
9780374527174

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