Chapter 11. Historiographic Understanding

  1. Aviezer Tucker
  1. Giuseppina D'Oro

Published Online: 6 MAR 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444304916.ch11

A Companion to the Philosophy of History and Historiography

A Companion to the Philosophy of History and Historiography

How to Cite

D'Oro, G. (2009) Historiographic Understanding, in A Companion to the Philosophy of History and Historiography (ed A. Tucker), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444304916.ch11

Editor Information

  1. Prague, Czech Republic

Author Information

  1. Keele University, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 MAR 2009
  2. Published Print: 24 OCT 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405149082

Online ISBN: 9781444304916

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Keywords:

  • argument for methodological unity;
  • argument against methodological unity;
  • conceptual debate;
  • ontological turn and the New Causalist Consensus;
  • historiographic understanding

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Argument for Methodological Unity

  • The Argument against Methodological Unity

  • Understanding Others

  • The Ontological Turn and the New Causalist Consensus

  • References