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Cancer Prevention in Brazil

A Socio-Conceptual-Moral History of Medical Concepts

Luiz Alves Araújo Neto

's Geschichtliche Grundbegriffe . 10 However, the usual approach of historians of medicine to linguistics does not take conceptual history as a methodological frame. This article discusses the possible dialogues between medical history and the history of concepts

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For a Critical Conceptual History of Brazil

Receiving Begriffsgeschichte

João Feres Júnior

The author argues that the development of a critical history of concepts should be based on a programmatic position different from that of original Begriffsgeschichte, or of its main interpretations. By drawing upon theoretical insights of Axel Honneth, he reassesses the basic assumption of Begriffsgeschichte regarding the relationship between the history of concepts and social history, and calls attention to the problems that spring from focusing analysis almost exclusively on key concepts. According to Feres, special attention should be paid to concepts that are socially and politically effective, but, at the same time, do not become the subject of public contestation. Based on this programmatic position, he ends the article proposing a sketch for organizing the study of conceptual history in Brazil along three semantic regions.

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Erik Tängerstad

Javier Fernández Sebastián and Juan Francisco Fuentes, eds. 2002. Diccionario Político y Social del Siglo XIX Español. Madrid: Alianza Editorial. pp. 772.

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Towards a Comparative History of Concepts

Civilisation and beschaving

Pim den Boer

Building upon an introductory discussion on linguistic exchange - the problem of missing words - and the emergence of transnational concepts, this article consists of a comparative study of the history of the concept of civilisation in some major European languages and the concept of beschaving in Dutch, the closest translation to civilisation in that language. According to the author, the particular and independent conceptual evolution of beschaving should be in part explained by the early development of a modern socio-economic structure in Holland.

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“Biggest Nationalist in the Country”

Self-Descriptive Uses of “Nationalist” in Contemporary Russia

Veera Laine

Marjanen, “A Rhetorical View on Isms: An Introduction,” Journal of Political Ideologies 23, no. 3 (2018): 241–255, here 241–242, 244; see also Jani Marjanen, “Editorial: Ism Concepts in Science and Politics,” Contributions to the History of Concepts 13

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Ekaterina Smirnova

History of Concepts “Spaces, Languages, Time,” Helsinki, 23–25 August 2012). 4 Lynn Thorndike, A History of Magic and Experimental Science during the First Thirteen Centuries of Our Era (London: Macmillan, 1923). 5 Charles B. Schmitt, “Experience and

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A Focus on the History of Concepts

Eirini Goudarouli

the history of concepts or conceptual history. Traditionally related to political thinking, conceptual history offers a significant contribution to the methodology and theory of cross-disciplinary history writing. Nowadays, most conceptual history

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Ah-reum Kim

the History of Concepts 9, no. 2 (2014): 1–17, here 2, . 7 National Institute of Korean History, “The Sillok: The Veritable Records of the Joseon Dynasty,” http

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Distributional Concept Analysis

A Computational Model for History of Concepts

Peter De Bolla, Ewan Jones, Paul Nulty, Gabriel Recchia, and John Regan

This journal, Contributions to the History of Concepts , has, since its inception, been commendably open to different approaches to the history of concepts and, since its first volume, in 2005, has significantly contributed to the heterogeneous