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By David Boucher

This quantity offers a many-faceted view of the Oxford thinker R. G. Collingwood. At its centre is his Autobiography, released in 1939, which has the prestige of a cult vintage for its compelling "story of his thought." Collingwood's paintings has loved renewed cognizance in recent times, with new variations of his nice philosophical works. This quantity republishes the Autobiography along a formerly unpublished account by way of Collingwood of a trip to the East Indies in 1938-1939. those writings are followed via 11 specifically written essays. a number of of those study features of Collingwood's life--not simply the Autobiography, yet what he does not speak about in that paintings, from his adolescence to his professorship at Oxford. And the essays additionally learn points of his paintings on philosophy, politics, heritage, and archaeology, within the context of his life.

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279 12. M. V. Alcinous, Blue Funnel Line, docked at Padang, Sumatra, photographed by way of Collingwood. See Log access 17 November 1938, p. 7. Courtesy of Teresa Smith. 447 thirteen. Collingwood’s caricature of the association of a music festival at Gianjar, Bali. Facsimile of the Log access for 18 December 1938, pp. 16–17. Courtesy of Teresa Smith. 473 14. portray by way of Goesti Njoman Sole of ‘Devil chasing a boy up a tree in a gale of wind’. See Log access for 21 December 1938, p. 18. Courtesy of Teresa Smith. 475 15. caricature map of Karangasem and jap Bali through Collingwood, pasted into front of the Log. See Log entries for 25–27 December 1938, p. 19. Courtesy of Teresa Smith. 477 sixteen. Collingwood’s reproduction of a caricature map of roads in Afdeeling Loewoe, relevant Celebes, pasted into front of the Log. See Log entries for 23–27 January 1939, pp. 22–24. Courtesy of Teresa Smith. 481 17. Collingwood’s sketches of a digging stick and wood mattock in use within the Toradja kingdom, vital Celebes. Facsimile of the Log access for twenty-four January 1939, p. 23. Courtesy of Teresa Smith. 482 list of illustrations xi 18. Borobodur, Java, photographed by means of Collingwood. See Log access for 30 November 1938, p. 10. Courtesy of Teresa Smith. 512 19 and 20. road scene and marketplace in Djoka, Java, photographed by means of Collingwood. See Log access for two December 1938, p. 10. Courtesy of Teresa Smith. 513 21 and 22. Quayside photographed by way of Collingwood in Soerabaja, Java, with boats unloading and bullock carts ready to load up. See Log access for 6–7 December 1938, p. eleven. Courtesy of Teresa Smith. 514 23. Temple at Besakih, Bali, photographed via Collingwood. See Log access for 26 December 1938, p. 19. Courtesy of Teresa Smith. 517 24. Balinese panorama: rice terraces (sawahs) photographed by way of Collingwood and pointed out again and again within the Log. See e. g. entries for 15, sixteen, and 26 December 1938, pp. 14, 15, and 19. Courtesy of Teresa Smith. 520 25. Ternate harbour, photographed via Collingwood. See Log access for 7 January 1939, p. 20. Courtesy of Teresa Smith. 523 26. Moluccan canoes, photographed via Collingwood. See Log access for 7–8 January 1939, p. 20. Courtesy of Teresa Smith. 524 27. Portico in Banda Neira, photographed by way of Collingwood. See Log access for 12 January 1939, p. 20. Courtesy of Teresa Smith. 525 28. The Goenoeng Api volcano within the island of Banda Neira, photographed through Collingwood. See Log access for 14 January 1939, p. 20. Courtesy of Teresa Smith. 526 29. panorama in South Celebes, photographed by way of Collingwood on the outset of his trip into the inner. See Log access for 21 January 1939, p. 21. Courtesy of Teresa Smith. 529 xii record of illustrations 30, 31, 32, and 33. pictures by means of Collingwood of Toradja rock graves, useless men’s homes, and feasting locations, taken in the course of his trips within the inside of Celebes. See Log entries for 21–26 January 1939, pp. 21–24, and comic strip map of roads in principal Celebes (Illustration 16). Courtesy of Teresa Smith. 531–33 note on maps 1. Collingwood’s trip within the East Indies, 1938–1939, reconstructed by means of Terence Crump, with acknowledgements to Collins Bartholomew to be used of the bottom map.

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