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In Praise of Speculative History

Carole Hénaff for The Chronicle Review

July 10, 2016 Premium content for subscribers. Subscribe Today

How much can we know about pasts that are not documented? The past 20 years have seen a resurgence of conjectural thought in fields such as political theory, the history of religion, paleoanthropology, deep history, and climate studies. Thinkers...

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