What is History Now?

What is History Now?

by D. Cannadine
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1403933367

ISBN-13: 9781403933362

Pub. Date: 07/16/2004

Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan UK

E. H. Carr's What is History? was originally published by Macmillan in 1961. Since then it has sold hundreds of thousands of copies throughout the world. In this book, ten internationally renowned scholars, writing from a range of historical vantage points, answer Carr's question for a new generation of historians: What does it mean to study history at the start

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E. H. Carr's What is History? was originally published by Macmillan in 1961. Since then it has sold hundreds of thousands of copies throughout the world. In this book, ten internationally renowned scholars, writing from a range of historical vantage points, answer Carr's question for a new generation of historians: What does it mean to study history at the start of the Twenty-first century? This volume stands alongside Carr's classic, paying tribute to his seminal enquiry while moving the debate into new territory, to ensure its freshness and relevance for a new century of historical study.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781403933362
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date:
07/16/2004
Edition description:
2002
Pages:
172
Sales rank:
732,852
Product dimensions:
5.51(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.02(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction; D.Cannadine E.H.Carr and What is History ?; R.J.Evans What is Social History Now?; P.Cartledge What is Intellectual History Now?; A.Brett What is Imperial History Now?; L.Colley What is Political History Now?; S.Pedersen What is Religious History Now?; O.Hufton What is Cultural History Now?; M.Rubin What is Gender History Now?; A.K.Harris What is History Now?; F.F.Armesto

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