Historians on History / Edition 1 available in Hardcover
A collection of writings of some of the key historians of the last century!
- Examines key debates on historical practice and theory.
- Illuminates the political, social and Personal assumptions which have governed and sustained historical practice and theory.
- Brings into focus the key historiographic trends since World War two
John Tosh Professor of history at the Univerity of Surrey, Roehampton and is the author of The Pursuit of History for Longman.
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About the Author
John Tosh is Professor of History at the University of Roehampton and a Fellow of the Royal Historical Society. He is the author of several works on historiography, notably The Pursuit of History (sixth edition, 2015) and Why History Matters (2008).
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.