The Historian and Film

The Historian and Film

by Paul Smith
     
 

Film is increasingly engaging the attention of students of history at all levels.See more details below

Overview

Film is increasingly engaging the attention of students of history at all levels.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521089395
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
11/06/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
220
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

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Table of Contents

Part I. The raw material: 1. Film resources Lisa Pontecorvo; 2. Film preservation: the archives Clive Coultas; Part II. Film as historical evidence: 3. The evaluation of film as evidence William Hughes; 4. The fiction film and historical analysis Marc Ferro; Part III. Film as historical factor: 5. The newsreels: the illusion of actuality Nicholas Pronay; Part IV. Film in the interpretation and teaching of history: 6. The historian as film-maker I Rolf Schuursma; 7. The historian as film-maker II John Grenville; 8. Film in university teaching Arthur Marwick; 9. Film in the classroom Bryan Haworth; 10. History on the public screen I Donald Watt; 11. History on the public screen II Jerry Kuehl.

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