The Resource Historics : why history dominates contemporary society, Martin L. Davies, (electronic resource)

Historics : why history dominates contemporary society, Martin L. Davies, (electronic resource)

Label
Historics : why history dominates contemporary society
Title
Historics
Title remainder
why history dominates contemporary society
Statement of responsibility
Martin L. Davies
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • eng
Summary
From an author at the forefront of research in this area comes this provocative and seminal work that presents a unique and fresh new look at history and theory.Taking a broadly European view, the book draws on works of French and German philosophy, some of which are unknown to the English-speaking world, and Martin L. Davies spells out what it is like to live in a historicized world, where any event is presented as historical as, or even before, it happens.Challenging basic assumptions made by historians, Davies focuses on historical ideas and thought about the past instead o
Cataloging source
MiAaPQ
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Davies, Martin L
Dewey number
901
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
D16.9
LC item number
.D29 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • History
  • History
Label
Historics : why history dominates contemporary society, Martin L. Davies, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-279) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • The cultural politics of distinction
  • Historics
  • History and sentience
  • The organic conception of history
  • 'The common denominator of all our sensibilities'
  • 'The anguish secreted by human infirmity'
  • Comprehension and history
  • Apprehension and history
  • Historical knowledge
  • The 'prosthesis god'
  • Getting at what is behind history
  • Neither art nor science
  • Historical discourse
  • Phantom experiences
  • History as a sense-management system
  • The faith of fallen Jews
  • Homo studiosus
  • History as symbolic re-enactment
  • Coda
  • The already historicized world
  • The concept of historics
  • Historical illusions
  • The logic of "sense"
  • A sense of history
  • Theme
  • History and indiscriminate interests
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (305 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134506774
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000405688
  • (EBL)308570
  • (OCoLC)316143905
  • (SSID)ssj0000171882
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11155929
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000171882
  • (PQKBWorkID)10150139
  • (PQKB)10818317
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC308570
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000405688
Label
Historics : why history dominates contemporary society, Martin L. Davies, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Description based upon print version of record
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [259]-279) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Contents
  • The cultural politics of distinction
  • Historics
  • History and sentience
  • The organic conception of history
  • 'The common denominator of all our sensibilities'
  • 'The anguish secreted by human infirmity'
  • Comprehension and history
  • Apprehension and history
  • Historical knowledge
  • The 'prosthesis god'
  • Getting at what is behind history
  • Neither art nor science
  • Historical discourse
  • Phantom experiences
  • History as a sense-management system
  • The faith of fallen Jews
  • Homo studiosus
  • History as symbolic re-enactment
  • Coda
  • The already historicized world
  • The concept of historics
  • Historical illusions
  • The logic of "sense"
  • A sense of history
  • Theme
  • History and indiscriminate interests
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (305 p.)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134506774
Media category
computer
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (CKB)1000000000405688
  • (EBL)308570
  • (OCoLC)316143905
  • (SSID)ssj0000171882
  • (PQKBManifestationID)11155929
  • (PQKBTitleCode)TC0000171882
  • (PQKBWorkID)10150139
  • (PQKB)10818317
  • (MiAaPQ)EBC308570
  • (EXLCZ)991000000000405688

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