Writing History / Edition 1

Writing History / Edition 1

by Heiko Feldner
     
 

ISBN-10: 0340761768

ISBN-13: 9780340761762

Pub. Date: 08/29/2003

Publisher: Hodder Arnold

Designed to provide the material necessary for general courses in historiography, this extensive history thoughtfully analyzes the evolution of "traditional" approaches to the field, the challenge of the "linguistic turn," and the contemporary perspectives that inform our current understandings.  See more details below

Overview

Designed to provide the material necessary for general courses in historiography, this extensive history thoughtfully analyzes the evolution of "traditional" approaches to the field, the challenge of the "linguistic turn," and the contemporary perspectives that inform our current understandings.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780340761762
Publisher:
Hodder Arnold
Publication date:
08/29/2003
Series:
Writing History Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
354
Product dimensions:
0.74(w) x 9.61(h) x 6.69(d)

Table of Contents

Notes on contributors
Preface
1The new scientificity in historical writing around 18003
2The Rankean tradition in British historiography, 1840 to 195023
3The professionalization and institutionalization of history42
4Marxist historiography63
5History and the social sciences83
6The Annales104
7Poststructuralism and history118
8Psychoanalysis and history141
9Comparative history161
10Political history183
11Social history203
12Economic history223
13Intellectual history/history of ideas243
14From women's history to gender history261
15Race, ethnicity and history282
16Voices from below: doing people's history in Cardiff Docklands299
Glossary321
Index323

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