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Author Koselleck, Reinhart.
Title Futures past : on the semantics of historical time / Reinhart Koselleck ; translated and with an introduction by Keith Tribe.
Publication Info. New York : Columbia University Press, c2004.
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Description xx, 317 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Note Originally published in English: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, 1985. In series: Studies in contemporary German social thought. With new introd.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [277]-311) and index.
Contents pt. I. On the relation of past and future in modern history. Modernity and the planes of historicity ; Historia magistra vitae: the dissolution of the topos into the perspective of a modernized historical process ; Historical criteria of the modern concept of revolution ; Historical prognosis in Lorenz von Stein's Essay on the Prussian Constitution -- pt. II. Theory and method of the historical determination of time. Begriffsgeschichte and social history ; History, histories, and formal time structures ; Representation, event, and structure ; Chance as motivational trace in historical writing ; Perspective and temporality: a contribution to the historiographical exposure of the historical world -- pt. III. Semantic remarks on the mutation of historical experience. The historical-political semantics of asymmetric counterconcepts ; On the disposability of history ; Terror and dream: methodological remarks on the experience of time during the Third Reich ; Neuzeit: Remarks on the semantics of modern concepts of movement ; "Space of experience" and "Horizon of expectation": two historical categories.
Note Translated from the German.
Subject History -- Philosophy.
History -- Periodization.
History -- Terminology.
Added Author Tribe, Keith, translator, author of introduction.
Added Title Vergangene Zukunft. English
On the semantics of historical time
ISBN 0231127707 (alk. paper)
9780231127707 (alk. paper)
0231127715 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780231127714 (pbk. : alk. paper)