An Essay on Philosophical Method
James Connelly and Giuseppina D'Oro present a new edition of R. G. Collingwood's classic work of 1933, supplementing the original text with important related writings from Collingwood's manuscripts which appear here for the first time. The editors also contribute a substantial new introduction. The volume will be welcomed by all historians of twentieth-century philosophy.
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This is an interesting book on the method of philosophical study. The focus is especially on the nature of philosophical subject matter as something familiar yet insufficiently known. I'm not sure if ... Read full review
Collingwood said that this was the only book he had time to write as well as he knew how. However, "An Essay on Metaphysics" is even more important, because of the subject matter. And the best book he wrote is certainly "Speculum Mentis; or, A Map / Mirror of the Mind".
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