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History, Historians, and the Dynamics of Change

History, Historians, and the Dynamics of Change

by William A. Green


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ISBN-13: 9780275939021
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group, Incorporated
Publication date: 02/28/1993
Pages: 272
Product dimensions: 5.90(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)
Lexile: 1390L (what's this?)

About the Author

WILLIAM A. GREEN is Professor of History at Holy Cross College. He is author of British Slave Emancipation: The Sugar Colonies and the Great Experiment, 1830-1865 (1976). He has contributed to six books in European and imperial history and has written many articles for professional journals, including Comparative Studies in Society and History, The Economic History Review, The Journal of British Studies, Victorian Studies, Albion, The Journal of African History, The Journal of Interdisciplinary History, and The Journal of World History.

Table of Contents

History and the Historian

History: The Elusive Quarry

The Framework of History

The Dyamics of Historical Change: Europe

Introduction: Search for a Governing Dynamic

The Commercial Model

The Demographic Model

The Marxian Dynamic

Weber, Sombart, and the Spirit of Capitalism

The Dynamics of Historical Change: World History

Introduction: The Global Perspective

World-System Analysis

Environmental History

Summation: The Continuing Pursuit of Order


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