Showing posts with label History Perspectives. Show all posts
Showing posts with label History Perspectives. Show all posts

Friday, 5 February 2016

History: A Refresher; A Fantastic Article on The Different Aspects of History by a Literary Luminary, Dr. Satish Kumar Shukla



Part I

LIKE much other APRA KNOWLEDGE (Mundkopanishad), HISTORY TOO IS a matter of human perspective on various natural phenomena. The popular concept of history comprises, typically, drawing into introspection thought based on retrospection on that which is past. In its absolute human connotations history is collative in nature unlike many a natural phenomenon which occurs in isolation, independent of humans, say as in development of a particular element or a metal or a substance. All physics, all chemistry, all biology, all geology, in fact all natural science happens independent of humans.