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  • Visible Histories, Disappearing Womenby Mahua Sarkar

    Duke University Press 2010; US$ 23.95

    Argues that the discursive erasure of Muslim women within colonial and Hindu nationalist discourse underpinned the construction of other identity categories in late colonial Bengal and remains linked to violence against Indian Muslim women today. more...

  • Archive Storiesby Antoinette Burton; Durba Ghosh; Jeff Sahadeo; Craig Robertson; Tony Ballantyne

    Duke University Press 2006; US$ 89.95

    This anthology compares scholarly findings from around the world to comment on the creation, definition, and use of archival evidence in the writing of history. more...

  • Belongingby Montserrat Guibernau

    Wiley 2013; US$ 69.95

    It is commonly assumed that we live in an age of unbridled individualism, but in this important new book Montserrat Guibernau argues that the need to belong to a group or community - from peer groups and local communities to ethnic groups and nations - is a pervasive and enduring feature of modern social life. The power of belonging stems from the... more...

  • The Rise of Heritageby Astrid Swenson

    Cambridge University Press 2013; US$ 79.00

    A richly illustrated book exploring the origins of the modern fascination for heritage, comparing preservation in France, Germany and England. more...

  • Handbuch Chroniken des Mittelaltersby Gerhard Wolf; Norbert Ott

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 210.00

    Extensive chronicles have been handed down from the Middle Ages, preserving and interpreting stories of the past and present in literary form. Their sheer numbers pose a challenge to researchers. This handbook systematically presents the most important medieval chronicles in terms of their conception and function. They offer the reader initial access... more...

  • Experience and Historyby David Carr

    Oxford University Press 2014; US$ 64.99

    David Carr outlines a distinctively phenomenological approach to history. Rather than asking what history is or how we know history, a phenomenology of history inquires into history as a phenomenon and into the experience of the historical. How does history present itself to us, how does it enter our lives, and what are the forms of experience in which... more...

  • The Truth of Historyby C. Behan McCullagh

    Taylor and Francis 2002; US$ 50.95

    Modern relativism and postmodern thought in culture and language challenge the 'truth' of history. This book considers how historians, confined by argument of their own cultures, can still discover truths about the past. more...

  • The Politics of the Pastby P. Gathercole; D. Lowenthal

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 59.95

    An illuminating and provocative look at historical interpretation, which draws more on Africa, Afro-America, Australasia and Oceania than on Europe, the source of the traditionally dominant perspective in archaeology. more...

  • Historical Theoryby Mary Fulbrook

    Taylor and Francis 2003; US$ 34.95

    Illustrated with numerous examples and focusing on the central theoretical issues, this original argument about the 'fact or fiction' debate takes a fresh look at major debates on the nature of history and the dilemmas facing historians today. more...

  • Making Historyby Peter Lambert; Phillipp Schofield

    Taylor and Francis 2004; US$ 38.95

    Encompassing a huge diversity of influences this book offers a fresh perspective on the study of the past. It is an exhaustive exploration of the practice of history, historical traditions and the theories that surround them. more...