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Poverty of Historicism

by Karl Raimund Popper

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


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Number of Pages176
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ISBN 100415065690
ISBN 109780415065696

The Poverty of Historicism. "Probably the only book published this year which will outlive the century": First Edition of The Poverty of Historicism; Inscribed by Karl Popper to Fellow Economist Lionel Robbins who played an important role in the work's development. Historicism is the idea of attributing meaningful significance to space and time, such as historical period, geographical place, and local culture. Historicism tends to be hermeneutic because it values cautious, rigorous, and contextualized interpretation of information; or relativist, because it rejects notions of universal, fundamental and immutable interpretations.

On its publication in , The Poverty of Historicism was hailed by Arthur Koestler as 'probably the only book published this year which will outlive the century.' Beautifully written, it has inspired generations of readers, intellectuals and policy makers. One of the most important books on the social sciences since the Second World War. Criticism. Because of the power held on the social sciences by logical positivism, historism or historicism is deemed unpopular.. Karl Popper, one of the most distinguished critics of historicism, criticized historism, differentiated between both phenomena as follows: The term historicism is used in his influential books The Poverty of Historicism and The Open Society and Its Enemies to.

The Poverty of Historicism: Edition 2 - Ebook written by Karl Popper. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read The Poverty of Historicism: Edition /5(1). On its publication in , The Poverty of Historicism was hailed by Arthur Koestler as 'probably the only book published this year which will outlive the century.' A devastating criticism of fixed and predictable laws in history, Popper dedicated the book to all those 'who fell victim to the fascist and communist belief in Inexorable Laws of.


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On its publication inThe Poverty of Historicism was hailed by Arthur Koestler as 'probably the only book published this year which will outlive the century.'A devastating criticism of fixed and predictable laws in history, Popper dedicated the book to all those 'who fell victim to the fascist and communist belief in Inexorable Laws of Historical Destiny.'5/5(1).

On its publication inThe Poverty of Historicism was hailed by Arthur Koestler as 'probably the only book published this year which will outlive the century.' A devastating criticism of fixed and predictable laws in history, Popper dedicated the book to all those 'who fell victim to the fascist and communist belief in Inexorable Laws of Historical Destiny.'4/5(18).

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But viewing the process of human or organic history as possessing the regularity of a solar system is folly. He discusses this in his book The Poverty of Historicism. The evolution of life on earth, or of a human society, is a unique historical process.

Such a process, we may assume, proceeds in accordance with all kinds of causal laws, for. Popper has been much maligned because of his criticisms of Marx and Plato. He's a bit harsh on these "historicists" in other works such as The Poverty of Historicism. However, this book is a remarkably clear presentation of his underlying objections to historicism, without the tediously redundant footnotes we see elsewhere/5(6).

This book offers a careful re-reading of Popper's classic falsificationist demarcation of science, stressing its institutional aspects.

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'Probably the only book published this year which will outlive this century.' - Arthur Koestler 'It is good to have this brilliant book at last available in English.' - The Times 'This is one of the three or four most important books of the methodology of the social sciences to appear since the war.' - New Statesman.

First edition of Popper's third book, an extensive attack on historicism, "the doctrine that there are general laws of historical development that render the course of history inevitable and predictable. In The Poverty of Historicism, historicism is formally refuted and attributed to two oppositely mistaken views about the nature of social science.

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