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Historia y Narración: Ensayos de Filosofía Analítica y de la Historia

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Now in its third edition, Narration and Knowledge is a classic work exploring the nature of historical knowledge and its reliance on narrative. Analytical philosopher Arthur C. Danto introduces the concept of "narrative sentences," in which an event is described with reference to later events (for example, "the Thirty Years' War began in 1618") and discusses why such sente

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Paperback, 160 pages
Published August 28th 1989 by Ediciones Paidos Iberica (first published July 25th 1985)
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A must read piece of historical theory for anyone pursuing this branch of the humanities.
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A classic in the theory of history - a very readable analytic approach to the way, we (historians or not) make up historical narrative.
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Arthur C. Danto was Johnsonian Professor Emeritus of Philosophy at Columbia University and art critic for The Nation. He was the author of numerous books, including Unnatural Wonders: Essays from the Gap Between Art and Life, After the End of Art, and Beyond the Brillo Box: The Visual Arts in Post-Historical Perspective.

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