German Essays On History

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780826403445
  • Publisher: Bloomsbury Academic
  • Publication date: 12/1/1991
  • Series: German Library Series , #49
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 320
  • Product dimensions: 5.50 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 0.71 (d)

Table of Contents

Foreword: James J. Sheehan

Introduction: Rolf Sältzer

IMMANUEL KANT

Idea for a Universal History with Cosmopolitan Intent

Translated by Thomas M. Greene and H. Hudson

JOHANN GOTTFRIED VON HERDER

Philosophy of History

Translated by T. Churchill

FRIEDRICH SCHILLER

What Is Universal History, and to What End Does One Study It?

An Academic Inaugural Address

Translated by Joanna Sheldon

WILHELM VON HUMBOLDT

On the Task of the Historian

Translated by Joanna Sheldon

JOHANN GOTTLIEB FICHTE

Idea of Universal History

Translated by W. Smith

GEORG WILHELM FRIEDRICH HEGEL

World History

Translated by T.M. Knox

FRIEDRICH WILHELM JOSEF SCHELLING

The Ages of the World

Translated by Frederick de Wolfe Bolman, Jr.

LEOPOLD VON RANKE

On the Epochs of Modern History

Translated by Wilma A. Iggers and Konrad von Moltke

Preface to the First Edition of Histories of the Latin and Germanic Nations (October 1824)

Translated by W.A. Iggers and Konrad von Moltke

GEORG GOTTFRIED GERVINUS

Introduction to the History of the Nineteenth Century

Translator unknown

JOHANN GUSTAV DROYSEN

Outline of the Principles of History

Translated by E. Benjamin Andrews

KARL MARX and FRIEDRICH ENGELS

The German Ideology

Translator unknown

THEODOR MOMMSEN

Speeches and Essays

Answers to teh Inaugural Addresses

Translated by Joanna Sheldon

JAKOB BURCKHARDT

On Fortune and Misfortune in History

Translator unknown

WILHELM DILTHEY

Patterns and Meaning in History

Translator unknown

HEINRICH VON TREITSCHKE

The Task of the Historian

Translated by Joanna Sheldon

FRIEDRICH NIETZSCHE

The Use and Abuse of History

Translated by Adrian Collins

FRIEDRICH MEINECKE

Historism: The Rise of a New Historical Outlook

Translated by J.E. Anderson

KARL JASPERS

The Meaning of History

Translated by Michael Bullock

OSWALD SPENGLER

The Problem of World History

Translated by Charles Francis Atkinson

Published Texts

Bibliography

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