A Century of American Historiography / Edition 1

A Century of American Historiography / Edition 1

by James M. Banner, Jr.
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0312539487

ISBN-13: 9780312539481

Pub. Date: 12/14/2009

Publisher: Bedford/St. Martin's

Editor James M. Banner, Jr. has compiled a collection of 15 historiographical essays by respected scholars to provide an up-to-date overview of major topics in American History. Each essay offers a concise and insightful assessment of a central field such as religious history, women’s history, cultural history, military history, and the history of ethnicity

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Editor James M. Banner, Jr. has compiled a collection of 15 historiographical essays by respected scholars to provide an up-to-date overview of major topics in American History. Each essay offers a concise and insightful assessment of a central field such as religious history, women’s history, cultural history, military history, and the history of ethnicity and migration. Contributors include Sean Wilentz, Emily Rosenberg, Donald Worster, and David Hollinger, among others.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780312539481
Publisher:
Bedford/St. Martin's
Publication date:
12/14/2009
Edition description:
First Edition
Pages:
192
Sales rank:
777,125
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

A Century of American Historiography

Introduction, James M. Banner, Jr.

1. American Political Histories, Sean Wilentz

2. More Than Great White Men: A Century of Scholarship on American Social History, Gary J. Kornblith and Carol Lasser

3. American Intellectual History, 1907-2007, David A. Hollinger

4. America and the World: From National to Global, Emily S. Rosenberg

5. Main Currents in American Cultural History, Jean-Christophe Agnew

6. The Changing Contours of African American History during the 20th Century, Robert L. Harris, Jr.

7. American Military History, John Shy and David J. Fitzpatrick

8. Expanding Boundaries: A Century of Legal History, Christopher Tomlins

9. American Religious History, 1907-2007, Mark A. Noll

10. Century of Struggle: The History of Women’s History, Susan Ware

11. The Rise of Environmental History, Donald Worster

12. A Century of Scholarship in American Immigration and Ethnic History, Alan M.

Kraut

13. Regionalism and Sectionalism in American Historical Writing, David M. Wrobel

14. American Urban Histories, Timothy J. Gilfoyle

15. The Literature of American Indian History, Donald L. Fixico

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