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Lecture on the study of history, applied to the progress of civilization

by Alexander Dimitry

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Published by Blair and Rives, printers in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History -- Study and teaching.,
  • Civilization.

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsUnion Literary and Debating Society (Washington, D.C.)
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD16.2 .D5
    The Physical Object
    Pagination23 p.
    Number of Pages23
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23653375M
    LC Control Number27008116

      Arnold Toynbee suggests that the civilisation as a whole is the proper unit for the study of history, not the nation state, which he suggests is just a part of a larger whole. He suggests a list of 21 civilisations, and an additional 5 "arrested civilisations", but when one examines this list it seems to be very arbitrary at times where one /5(3). Toynbee explored civilization processes in his multi-volume A Study of History, which traced the rise and, in most cases, the decline of 21 civilizations and five "arrested civilizations". Civilizations generally declined and fell, according to Toynbee, because of the failure of a "creative minority", through moral or religious decline, to meet some important challenge, rather than mere economic or environmental .

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