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Historians on History / Edition 1
     

Historians on History / Edition 1

by John Tosh
 

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ISBN-10: 0582357950

ISBN-13: 9780582357952

Pub. Date: 08/01/2000

Publisher: Pearson

This Reader brings together the key writings of the major historians of the last century. They illuminate the political, social and personal assumptions which have governed and sustained historical practice and theory. The book also brings into focus the key historiographic trends since World War Two. Key themes which are highlighted include:

- The role of

Overview

This Reader brings together the key writings of the major historians of the last century. They illuminate the political, social and personal assumptions which have governed and sustained historical practice and theory. The book also brings into focus the key historiographic trends since World War Two. Key themes which are highlighted include:

- The role of sources
- The nation
- Marxism
- Radicalism
- Structural history
- Gender
- Race
- Statistics and economics

Ranging widely from the earlier traditions and schools to the wake of postmodernism, authors represented include Braudel, Zeldin, Elton Carr, Hobsbawm, Joyce and Evans.

This Reader provides the core reading for all History and Theory courses and will promote further debate across cognate disciplines including philosophy and literature.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780582357952
Publisher:
Pearson
Publication date:
08/01/2000
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
360
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.19(h) x 0.82(d)

Table of Contents

Contributors include: V.H. Galbtraith, G.R. Elton, C.V. Wedgwood, Richard Cobb, J.H. Plumb, E.H. Carr, H. Butterfield, Daniel Boorstin, A. Adu Boahen, Christopher Hill, E.J. Hobsbawm, Eugene Genovese, Raphael Samuel, Ranajit Guha, Carrol Smith-Rosenberg, Joan Scott, Gisela Bok, Vincent Harding, Catherine Hall, March Bloch, Peter Laslett, Michael Howard, Howard Zinn, H.R. Trevor-Roper, Alan Bullock, Richard Hofstadter, Philip Abrahams, Emmanuel Le Roy Laduirne, Robert William Fogel, Fernand Braudel, Lawrence Stone, Theodore Zeldin, Patrick Joyce, Joan Scott, Gertrude Himmelfarb, Arthur Marwick, Joyce Appleby, Lynn Hunt, Margaret Jacob, Richard Evans, and Gerder Lerner.

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