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|"The history of the past interests us only in so far as it illuminates the history of the |
present. ... H.G. Wells Workplace violence has fast become the leading cause of
work-related deaths in the United States and has opened an expanding area of ...
|History is indeed little more than the register of the crimes, follies, and |
misfortunes of mankind. – Edward Gibbon In ... Kenneth Clark The history of the
past interests us only in so far as it illuminates the history of the present. – Ernest
|Curtis, George William History repeats itself. That's one of the things wrong with |
history. - Darrow, Clarence The history of the past interests us only in so far as it
illuminates the history of the present. - Dimnet, Ernest One of the lessons of
|The history of the past interests us only so far as it illuminates the history of the |
present. —Ernest Dimnet. Our. forefathers traveled to the New World and
instituted changes that left us the legacy of a free press and the right to free
|the phenomena, which appear in the visible world, the former opens a world of its |
own, and presents us with scenes, and ... which are the subject of daily
conversation and action, we ought only to deliberate concerning the choice of our
guide, and ... objects of a cold and general speculation, and seldom go so far as
to interrupt the course of our natural propensities. ... especially fundamental
questions— is of interest partly for purely historical reasons, for its ability to
illuminate the past.
|Chapter 1 A BRIEF HISTORY The history of the past interests us only in so far as |
it illuminates the history of the present. - Ernest Dimnet utsourcing of logistics
services is not a new concept by Oany means. While it has gained renewed ...
|It is a science because, or insofar as, it examines its data with the object of |
discovering systematic interrelationships therein, and it ... among the various
activities conventionally embraced by the term "anthropology" as it is used in the
United States. ... Social anthropology, with its stated lack of interest in history and
its interest in functional relationships, is an equally ... And it is archeologists who
keep asserting that the present can be understood only through the past,
although I am not ...
|Thomas W. Higginson m The history of the past interests us only in so far as it |
illuminates the history of the present. — Ernest Dimnet Human history is, in
essence, a history of ideas. — 220 THE FORBES SCRAPBOOK OF THOUGHTS.
Anne J. Aby - 2002 - 486 pages
|American history as well as Minnesota history has been enriched in recent |
decades by the work of feminist scholars ... in tribal societies has been even more
neglected, perhaps because they seem more of the past, rather than the present
or future. ... While this orientation is beginning to change as a result of a growing
interest in the history of women, contributions of ... male counterparts, viewing the
study of the history of tribal women as valuable only insofar as it illuminates the
|Lays a foundation for understanding human history."—Bill Gates In this "artful, informative, and delightful" (William H. McNeill, New York Review of Books) book, Jared Diamond convincingly argues that geographical and environmental ...|