Cultural History and Postmodernity: Disciplinary Readings and Challenges

Cultural History and Postmodernity: Disciplinary Readings and Challenges

by Mark Poster
     
 

ISBN-10: 0231108834

ISBN-13: 9780231108836

Pub. Date: 07/09/1997

Publisher: Perseus (for Columbia University Press)

Poster charts the move from social history to new practices of cultural history that are drawing strength from poststructuralist interpretive strategies and raising issues found in feminist and postcolonial discourse. He provides close readings of Lawrence Stone; François Furet, Michel de Certeau and Michel Foucault.  See more details below

Overview

Poster charts the move from social history to new practices of cultural history that are drawing strength from poststructuralist interpretive strategies and raising issues found in feminist and postcolonial discourse. He provides close readings of Lawrence Stone; François Furet, Michel de Certeau and Michel Foucault.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780231108836
Publisher:
Perseus (for Columbia University Press)
Publication date:
07/09/1997
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
184
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.39(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Introduction3
1Lawrence Stone's Family History14
2Textual Agents: History at "the End of History"38
3Furet and the Deconstruction of 178972
4Michel de Certeau and the History of Consumerism108
5The Future According to Foucault: The Archeology of Knowledge and Intellectual History134
6In Place of a Conclusion: History as Knowledge153
Notes159
Index167

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