“The Case for Applied History” (2020)

Iskander Rehman Published online for AFPC here. “….This is where applied history, with its prudential rejection of presentism, teleological certainty, and overweening positivism, can prove most useful. It furnishes a healthy skepticism in the face of those who, starting from grand theories or first principles, are determined to engineer tidy sets of explanations applicable acrossContinue reading ““The Case for Applied History” (2020)”