The Annales School: An Intellectual History

The Annales School: An Intellectual History

by Andre Burguiere
     
 

A new approach to the study of history emerged in France in the late 1920s around the history journal Annales d'histoire économique et sociale. The Annales school, as it came to be identified, grew to be the preeminent twentieth-century movement in...See more details below

Overview

A new approach to the study of history emerged in France in the late 1920s around the history journal Annales d'histoire économique et sociale. The Annales school, as it came to be identified, grew to be the preeminent twentieth-century movement in...

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801446658
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
Publication date:
10/28/2008
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
328
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.10(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 1

Pt. 1 Foundations

1 The Early Annales: Portrait of a Review 13

2 Agreements and Disagreements: Caught between Two Directors 38

3 The Notion of Mentalities, Invented or Inherited? 52

Pt. 2 Trajectories

4 Thinking Together: The Enquetes Collectives 79

5 The Labrousse Moment 103

6 From Total History to Global History 133

Pt. 3 Questions

7 The History of Death: Anthropology of the Body and Self-Consciousness 163

8 Passing of the Comet 195

9 Must We Be Done with Mentalities? 219

10 Return to the Political 243

Conclusion 253

Notes 259

Selected Bibliography 287

Index 295

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