Basic Historical Concepts of the Mass-Democratic Age
Created 30 Mar 2022
The spiritual successor to the Geschichtliche Grundbegriffe
20 Jun 2022 • 9
Nigel Carlsbad I. Introduction. II. The many banal historical meanings of “populism.” III. “Popularisme” and “popularité” in the French vocabulary. IV. The enduring positive connotations of “populism”...
05 May 2022 • 6
Nigel Carlsbad I. Introduction. II. “Harassment” in its older connotations of war and litigation. III. The invention of sexual harassment. IV. The international transmission of “sexual harassment” and...
20 Apr 2022 • 10 1
Nigel Carlsbad In the face of a new reality, the concepts of a time that claimed to measure every historical reality by its basic categories are fading away before us. What is at stake today is a revi...
18 Apr 2022 • 10 2
Nigel Carlsbad I. Introduction. II. To “empower” in the traditional sense — Temporal power; Spiritual power; Aristotelian powers. III. “Empowerment” enters the stage, 1967-1974. IV. Seedtime for empow...
30 Mar 2022 • 3
This is Basic Historical Concepts of the Mass-Democratic Age, a newsletter about The spiritual successor to the Geschichtliche Grundbegriffe. Subscribe now
Readers Also Read
P(A|B) = [P(A)*P(B|A)]/P(B), all the rest is commentary.
News and views on Japan's politics
Imperfect takes with uncertain payoff
New ideas and analysis by Dr Cameron K. Murray
A hopefully not-so-dismal substack about the dismal science
Latest gwern.net updates, interesting links, and reviews