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Unmaking the West

"what-if" scenarios that rewrite world history

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Published by University of Michigan Press in Ann Arbor .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Imaginary histories,
  • World history

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementPhilip E. Tetlock, Richard Ned Lebow, & Geoffrey Parker, editors.
    ContributionsTetlock, Philip., Lebow, Richard Ned., Parker, Geoffrey, 1943-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD21.3 .U56 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 415 p. :
    Number of Pages415
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21631882M
    ISBN 10047211543X, 0472031430
    ISBN 109780472115433, 9780472031436
    LC Control Number2006010054
    OCLC/WorldCa65425784

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Whenever we make claims of cause and effect, we commit ourselves to the assumption that if key links in the causal chain were broken, history would have unfolded otherwise/5(6). Disparaged by some as a mere parlor game, counterfactual history is seen by others as an indispensable historical tool.

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Whenever we make claims of cause and effect, we commit ourselves to the assumption that if key links in the causal chain were broken, history would have unfolded otherwise. Taking as their point of inquiry the debate over the inevitability of the rise of the West, the eminent scholars in Unmaking the West argue that there is no escaping counterfactual history.

Whenever we make claims of cause and effect, we commit ourselves to the assumption that if key links in the causal chain were broken, history would have unfolded otherwise. unmaking the middle kingdom 1 The Editors Chapter 1. Counterfactual Thought Experiments why we can’t live without them & how we must learn to live with them 14 Philip E.

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