Philosophia 36 (4):417-427 (2008)

The approach that philosophers have taken to history has too often been one-dimensional. It is my aim in this paper to map out a future multi-dimensional philosophy of history, by invoking the notion of a relation with the past, and by arguing for the philosophical relevance of multiple such relations.
Keywords Philosophy of history  Testimony  Narrative sentences  Open narrative sentences  Metanarrative
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DOI 10.1007/s11406-008-9127-7
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