3 edition of An introduction to universal history. found in the catalog.
An introduction to universal history.
On spine: Sharpe"s Introduction.
|Statement||Translated from the Latin of Baron Holberg; with notes, historical, chronological, and critical. By Gregory Sharpe...|
|Genre||Early works to 1800.|
|Contributions||Pre-1801 Imprint Collection (Library of Congress)|
|LC Classifications||D18 .H67 1787|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xxv,  354 p.|
|Number of Pages||354|
|LC Control Number||03009311|
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A universal history is a work aiming at the presentation of the history of mankind as a whole, coherent unit. A universal chronicle or world chronicle traces history from the beginning of written information about the past up to the present. Universal history embraces the events of all times and nations in so far as scientific treatment of them is possible.
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A best-seller in Spain, Mexico, Venezuela, Argentina, and Brazil: the first-ever world history of the destruction of books. A product of ten years of research and support from leading American and European universities, "A Universal History of the Destruction of Books" traces a tragic story: the smashed tablets of ancient Sumer, the widespread looting of libraries in4/5.
An Introduction to Book History provides a comprehensive critical introduction to the development of the book and print culture. David Finkelstein and Alistair McCleery chart the move from spoken word to written texts, the coming of print, the book as commodity, the power and profile of readers, and the future of the book in the electronic age/5.
The Absence of Universal History Today: Today, universal history has about as much visibility within the history profession as the Cheshire cat’s grin. Inthe French post-modernist theorist, Lyotard, famously announced that “the grand narrative has lost its credibility.”5 As recently asBarbara Weinstein referred to.
The Universal History of Step),anos Tarōnec),i is a history of the world in three books, composed by the Armenian scholar at the end of the tenth century and extending from the era of Abraham to the turn of the first millennium.
It was completed in /5 CE, at a time when the Byzantine Empire was expanding eastwards across the districts of historic Armenia and challenging key.
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Book Description. By examining the history of universal history from the late Middle Ages until the early nineteenth century we trace the making of the global. Early modern universal history can be seen as a response to the epistemological crisis provoked by new knowledge and experience.
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Much of the remainder of Hegel's Introduction is concerned with "the course of history," the process by which Spirit moves, changes, and transforms itself through the progression of historical events.
This happens as States are formed, achieve some level of perfection (in which the subjective wills of the citizens coincides with the universal.
—Georges Ifrah, The Universal History of Numbers(Foreword) The final step in this technological advance was made when the micro-processor was introduced in —Georges Ifrah, The Universal History of Computing(p. ) This is the second installment of a two-part book review.
The first part appeared in the. With attentiveness to historical-critical and traditional-canonical approaches, An Introduction to the Scriptures of Israel focuses on the dichotomy of the particular and the universal.
It shows how this dichotomy impacts each book’s style and content and how it informs Jewish and Christian traditions as they develop. In this path-breaking work, Susan Buck-Morss draws new connections between history, inequality, social conflict, and human emancipation.
She offers a fundamental reinterpretation of Hegel's master-slave dialectic and points to a way forward to free critical theoretical practice from the prison-house of its own by: The Broadview Introduction to Book History provides the most comprehensive and up-to-date introduction to this field.
Written in a lively, accessible style, chapters on materiality, textuality, printing and reading, intermediality, and remediation guide readers through numerous key concepts, illustrated with examples from literary texts and.
Lively current debates about narratives of historical progress, the conditions for international justice, and the implications of globalization have prompted a renewed interest in Kant's Idea for a Universal History with a Cosmopolitan nine Propositions that make up this brief essay raise a set of questions that continue to preoccupy philosophers, historians, and social theorists.
Universal history, world history or global history examines history from a global perspective. It looks for common patterns that one can find across all cultures. Universal historians use a thematic approach. That means they look at history from two viewpoints: On the one hand they look at processes of world history that have drawn people of the world together, on the other.
TRANSLATOR'S INTRODUCTION. This essay appears to have been occasioned by a passing remark made by Kant's colleague and follower Johann Schultz in a article in the Gotha Learned order to make good on Schultz's remark, Kant wrote this article, which appeared in the Berlinische Monatsschrift late in the same year.
This is the first, and despite Cited by:. Introduction to the Universal History of Agapius. NOTICE. Agapius (Mahboub) the Greek, son of Constantine, bishop of Menbidj (10th century of our era), of whose work I offer to the public the Arabic text and French translation, is a Christian Arab writer almost unknown in ."Introduction", The Marcus Garvey and Universal Negro Improvement Association Papers, Volume XIII: The Caribbean Diaspora,Marcus Garvey, Robert A.
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