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R. G. Collingwood

R. G. CollingwoodAKA Robin George Collingwood

Born: 22-Feb-1889
Birthplace: Cartmel Fell, Lancashire, England
Died: 9-Jan-1943
Location of death: Coniston, Lancashire, England
Cause of death: unspecified

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Occupation: Historian, Philosopher

Nationality: England
Executive summary: The Idea of History

Father: W. G. Collingwood (author/artist, b. 1854, d. 1932)
Mother: Edith Mary Isaac (b. 1857, d. 1928)
Sister: Dora
Sister: Barbara
Sister: Ursula

    High School: Rugby School
    University: Oxford University
    Professor: Oxford University (1912-41)

Author of books:
Religion and Philosophy (1916)
Roman Britain (1923)
Speculum Mentis (1924)
Outlines of a Philosophy of Art (1925)
The Archaeology of Roman Britain (1930)
An Essay on Philosophic Method (1933)
Roman Britain and the English Settlements (1936, with J. N. L. Myres)
The Principles of Art (1938)
An Autobiography (1939, memoir)
An Essay on Metaphysics (1940)
The New Leviathan (1942)
The Idea of Nature (1945)
The Idea of History (1946)
Essays in the Philosophy of Art (1964)
Essays in the Philosophy of History (1965)

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