Who is johan huizinga?

Johan Huizinga

Johan Huizinga (Groningen, December 7, 1872 – De Steeg, February 1, 1945), was a Dutch historian and one of the founders of modern cultural history.

Read more about Johan Huizinga.

Famous quotes containing the words johan huizinga and/or huizinga:

    Culture must have its ultimate aim in the metaphysical or it will cease to be culture.
    Johan Huizinga (1872–1945)

    Quite apart from any conscious program, the great cultural historians have always been historical morphologists: seekers after the forms of life, thought, custom, knowledge, art.
    —Johan Huizinga (1872–1945)