"Masterly analyses of the great cosmologies of the past and present. Collingwood breathes life into these speculations by relating them to the current science of the day, or the science that was influential upon them."--Philosophy and Phenomenological Research
"Merits the attention and gratitude of the philosophical reader."--The Philosophical Review
About the Author
The late R. G. Collingwood
was Waynflete Professor of Metaphysical Philosophy at Oxford University. Jan van der Dussen
is Professor of History and Philosophy at the Open University of the Netherlands.