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The logic of history

C. Behan McCullagh

The logic of history

putting postmodernism in perspective

by C. Behan McCullagh

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Published by Routledge in London, New York, N.Y .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History -- Philosophy.,
  • Postmodernism.,
  • Historiography.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementC. Behan McCullagh.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD16.8 .M3858 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 212 p.
    Number of Pages212
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22570651M
    ISBN 100415223989, 0415223997

    Physics, Logic, and History Based on the First International Colloquium held at the University of Denver, May 16–20, Editors: Yourgrau, Wolfgang (Ed.) Free Preview. Undergraduate students with no prior instruction in mathematical logic will benefit from this multi-part text. Part I offers an elementary but thorough overview of mathematical logic of 1st order. Part II introduces some of the newer ideas and the more profound results of .

      While social scientists and historians have been exchanging ideas for a long time, they have never developed a proper dialogue about social theory. William H. Sewell Jr. observes that on questions of theory the communication has been mostly one way: from social science to history. Logics of History argues that both history and the social sciences have something crucial to offer each other/5(2). by Jim Fay and Charles Fay, Ph.D. Audio, min. Read by Dr. Charles Fay and Cody Fay! Streaming products are NOT downloadable. You will need an internet connection to view or listen. To order as a gift, please call us at or purchase a gift card. Customer Reviews. Based 5/5(1).

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Much of what is most interesting and useful in them concerns the logic of historical explanation.1 Yet Sewell’s book also pro‑ vides a theory of historical change based on the combination of two types ofFile Size: 76KB.