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The historian Arnold Toynbee famously theorized that history proceeds by a special type of dialectic: challenge and response.
When what Toynbee called a “creative minority” does not rise to the occasion of a great challenge, society withers and dies.
Comparative historians like Spengler, Pareto and Toynbee realized that history did not merely happen but had some kind of pattern.The Sensitive Man|Poul William Anderson
Toynbee Hall is not the only place in East London where (p. 175) such works are carried on.Highways and Byways in London|Mrs. E. T. Cook.
Was there not room for another Toynbee, inspired still more definitely than the first with the ideals of a simpler Christianity?The Life of Mrs. Humphry Ward|Janet Penrose Trevelyan
Dr. Toynbee has long promised to publish a paper on this matter.Giovanni Boccaccio, a Biographical Study|Edward Hutton
"Mazzini is the true teacher of our age," said Arnold Toynbee.The Life of Mazzini|Bolton King