History in the plural : an introduction to the work of Reinhart Koselleck / Niklas Olsen.

By: Olsen, Niklas, 1975- [author.]Material type: TextTextSeries: JSTOR eBooksPublisher: New York : Berghahn Books, 2012Description: 1 online resource (346 pages)Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780857452962; 0857452967Subject(s): Historians -- Germany -- Biography | Historiography -- Germany | Political science -- History | History -- PhilosophyAdditional physical formats: Print version:: History in the Plural : An Introduction to the Work of Reinhart Koselleck.DDC classification: 943.007202 LOC classification: DD86.7.K65 .H57 2012Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Family, war, university : the various educations of Reinhart Koselleck -- Explaining, criticizing and revising modern political thought -- Social history between reform and revolution -- Program, project, straight jacket : the Geschichtliche Grundbegriffe -- Theorizing historical time and historical writing -- Commemorating the dead : experience, understanding, identity -- The foundations and the future of Koselleck's scholarly program.
Summary: Reinhart Koselleck (1923-2006) was one of most imposing and influential European intellectual historians in the twentieth century. Constantly probing and transgressing the boundaries of mainstream historical writing, he created numerous highly innovative approaches, absorbing influences from other academic disciplines as represented in the work of philosophers and political thinkers like Hans Georg Gadamer and Carl Schmitt and that of internationally renowned scholars such as Hayden White, Michel Foucault, and Quentin Skinner. An advocate of "grand theory," Koselleck was an inspiration to many.
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Family, war, university : the various educations of Reinhart Koselleck -- Explaining, criticizing and revising modern political thought -- Social history between reform and revolution -- Program, project, straight jacket : the Geschichtliche Grundbegriffe -- Theorizing historical time and historical writing -- Commemorating the dead : experience, understanding, identity -- The foundations and the future of Koselleck's scholarly program.

Reinhart Koselleck (1923-2006) was one of most imposing and influential European intellectual historians in the twentieth century. Constantly probing and transgressing the boundaries of mainstream historical writing, he created numerous highly innovative approaches, absorbing influences from other academic disciplines as represented in the work of philosophers and political thinkers like Hans Georg Gadamer and Carl Schmitt and that of internationally renowned scholars such as Hayden White, Michel Foucault, and Quentin Skinner. An advocate of "grand theory," Koselleck was an inspiration to many.

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

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Niklas Olsen received his PhD in History from the European University Institute in Florence. He is currently a postdoctoral fellow at the University of Copenhagen working on a project on the variants of liberalism in Denmark and Western Europe, 1945-1990.

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