Tag Archives: historiography

“Mistake” is not a properly historical category.

So if we can learn from history, how can we learn from Leninism and Maoism without calling them “mistakes”?

Historical research.

“History shows…” almost everything, not one thing. So does “research.”

The American Century is over.

It is not a (real) crisis. It is certainly not a catastrophe.

Vico reversed.

We can understand least what we have made ourselves: history.