History and Historians
A Historiographical IntroductionBook - 1987
As a survey of historical thinking in the West from ancient times to the present, this accessible book focuses on historiography, philosophy of history, and historical methodology, introducing the main issues with thorough and balanced discussions. Chapter topics cover Aims and Purposes, The Beginnings of Historical Consciousness, Historical Consciousness in the Modern Age, Speculative and analytical Approaches to the Philosophy of History, Professional History in Recent Times, and Culture Wars and Postmodernism. For novice historians. Copyright © Libri GmbH. All rights reserved.
Publisher: Englewood Cliffs, N.J. : Prentice-Hall, c1987
Branch Call Number: D13 .G395 1987
Characteristics: 132 p. : forms ; 21 cm
Uniform Title: History & historians