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Modern Historiography

  • Livre Relié
  • 200 Nombre de pages
Zusammenfassung Modern Historiography is the essential introduction to the history of historical writing. It explains the broad ph... Lire la suite
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Zusammenfassung Modern Historiography is the essential introduction to the history of historical writing. It explains the broad philosophical background to the different historians and historical schools of the modern era, from James Boswell and Thomas Carlyle through to Lucien Febure and Eric Hobsbawm and surveys: the Enlightenment and Counter Enlightenment Romanticism the voice of Science and the process of secularization within Western intellectual thought the influence of, and broadening contact with, the New World the Annales school in France Postmodernism. Modern Historiography provides a clear and concise account of this modern period of historical writing.

Résumé

Modern Historiography is the essential introduction to the history of historical writing. It explains the broad philosophical background to the different historians and historical schools of the modern era, from James Boswell and Thomas Carlyle through to Lucien Febure and Eric Hobsbawm and surveys:

  • the Enlightenment and Counter Enlightenment
  • Romanticism
  • the voice of Science and the process of secularization within Western intellectual thought
  • the influence of, and broadening contact with, the New World
  • the Annales school in France
  • Postmodernism.

Modern Historiography provides a clear and concise account of this modern period of historical writing.



Contenu
1. The Enlightenment  2. The Counter Enlightenment  3. Romanticism  4. Ranke  5. The Voice of Science  6. Culture and Kultur  7. The English "Whigs"  8. Towards a Historical Profession  9. Crisis over Method  10. From the New World  11. Annales: The French School 12. Repression and Exile  13. Post-war Moods  14. The History of the Present

Détails sur le produit

Titre: Modern Historiography
Sous-titre: An Introduction
Auteur:
Code EAN: 9781138127593
ISBN: 978-1-138-12759-3
Format: Livre Relié
Editeur: Taylor and Francis
Genre: Histoire
nombre de pages: 200
Poids: 318g
Taille: H198mm x B129mm
Année: 2015