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  • The Historiography of Transitionby Paolo Pombeni

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    Defining a ?historic transition? means understanding how the complex system of intellectual, social, and material structures formed that determined the transition from a certain ?universe? to a ?new universe,? where the old explanations were radically rethought. In this book, a group of historians with specializations ranging from the sixteenth to... more...

  • Edinburgh German Yearbook 9by Dora Osborne

    Boydell & Brewer 2015; US$ 75.00

    Explores the changing relationship between memory and the archive in German-language literature and culture since 1945. more...

  • Case Studies and the Dissemination of Knowledgeby Joy Damousi; Birgit Lang; Katie Sutton

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    The case study has proved of enduring interest to all Western societies, particularly in relation to questions of subjectivity and the sexed self. This volume interrogates how case studies have been used by doctors, lawyers, psychoanalysts, and writers to communicate their findings both within the specialist circles of their academic disciplines,... more...

  • History Huntingby James W. Cortada

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 44.95

    The book offers guidance to aspiring historians at every stage and in every walk of life, from practical advice on tackling and organizing projects to recommendations for finding and using resources of all kinds, whether at the local library or historical society or on the world wide web. It is intended to be a serious guide to the best practices for... more...

  • The Fiction of Historyby Alexander Lyon Macfie

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 54.95

    The Fiction of History sets out a number of themes in the relationship between history and fiction, emphasising the tensions and dilemmas created in this relationship and examining how various writers have dealt with these. In the first part, two chapters discuss the philosophy behind the connection between fiction and history, whether history is... more...

  • British Historians and National Identityby Anthony Leon Brundage

    Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 54.95

    Two eminent scholars of historiography examine the concept of national identity through the key multi-volume histories of the last two hundred years. Starting with Hume?s History of England (1754?62), they explore the work of British historians whose work had a popular readership and an influence on succeeding generations of British children. more...

  • La Cité antique de Fustel de Coulangesby Encyclopaedia Universalis

    Primento Digital Publishing 2015; US$ 2.99

    Bienvenue dans la collection Les Fiches de lecture d?Universalis Historien universitaire, Fustel de Coulanges (1830-1889) s?est attaché à introduire la rigueur, et d?abord le scrupuleux respect des textes, dans les études historiques. Une fiche de lecture spécialement conçue pour le numérique, pour tout savoir sur La Cité antique de Fustel... more...

  • Paris moderneby Amable-Félix Couturier de Vienne; Ligaran

    Primento Digital Publishing 2015; US$ 2.99

    Extrait : "On trouvera sans doute très naturel que l'auteur commence par un appel à l'indulgence, qu'il s'excuse en quelque sorte de s'être occupé des Embellissements de Paris, alors que le canon élève sa grosse vois, qui retentit dans le coeur des mère, et que tous les yeux, fixés sur la carte d'Italie, suivent anxieusement les glorieuses étapes... more...

  • The Presented Pastby B. L. Molyneaux; P. G. Stone

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 54.95

    The Presented Past is concerned with the differences between the comparatively static, well-understood way in which the past is presented in schools, museums and at historic sites compared to the approaches currently being explored in contemporary archaeology. It challenges the all-too-frequent representation of the past as something finished, understood... more...

  • The Use and Abuse of Historyby Marc Ferro

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 24.95

    Use and Abuse of History has become a key text of current historiography; this is a book that poses fundamental and disturbing questions about the use and abuse of history. Engaging and challenging, this book confronts the reader with the many 'histories' that exist and have existed around the world, from the Zulu kingdoms to Communist China. ... more...