stonedsamurai (stonedsamurai) wrote in asnac,
stonedsamurai
stonedsamurai
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Urgent help needed for brainless writer.

Help! What is a good word for describing the approach where historians judge what happened before in terms of what came afterwards? Aaarrghhh! Not teleological, not anachronistic ... double aarrrgh! The context is early C.20th scholars of medieval visionary texts viewing them in terms of Dante's Commedia.
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