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Collingwood, Harry - Two Gallant Sons of Devon, ebook

Two Gallant Sons of Devon

Collingwood, Harry


A fantastic adventure novel set on the high seas, written by British civil engineer and author of nautical fiction William Lancaster, under his pseudonym Harry Collingwood.

Hughes-Warrington, Marnie - How Good an Historian Shall I Be?, ebook

How Good an Historian Shall I Be?

Hughes-Warrington, Marnie


Collingwood’s name is familiar to historians and history educators around the world. Few, however, have charted the depths of his reflections on what it means to be educated in history. In this book Marnie Hughes-Warrington begins with the facet of Collingwood’s

Haddock, Bruce - Thought Thinking, ebook

Thought Thinking

Haddock, Bruce


The Italian author Giovanni Gentile (1875-1944) occupied a radical position among philosophers of the first half of the twentieth century. He tried in earnest to revolutionize idealist theory, developing a doctrine that retained the idealist conception…

Helgeby, Stein - Action as History, ebook

Action as History

Helgeby, Stein


R G Collingwood's philosophy of history reflected his historical practices and his moral philosophy. Reflection on historical practice provided him with a theory of knowledge; his moral philosophy provided him with a theory of the object of history. This…

Connelly, James - Metaphysics, Method and Politics, ebook

Metaphysics, Method and Politics

Connelly, James


Collingwood developed a complete and coherent political philosophy of civilization. In making this case it also demonstrates that Collingwood's philosophical work comprises a unity in which, although there was development, there is no fundamental discontinuity between

Peters, Rik - History as Thought and Action, ebook

History as Thought and Action

Peters, Rik


This is the first book-length study of the relationship between Benedetto Croce (1866-1952), Giovanni Gentile (1875-1944), Guido de Ruggiero (1888-1948) and Robin George Collingwood (1889-1943). Though the relationship between these highly influential philosophers has often been discussed,

Johnson, Peter - A Philosopher at the Admiralty, ebook

A Philosopher at the Admiralty

Johnson, Peter


Collingwood, against the background of the First and Second World Wars. Collingwood served in Admiralty Intelligence during the First World War and although he was not physically robust enough to play an active role in the Second