History, What and Why?: Ancient, Modern, and Postmodern Perspectives

Routledge (1996)
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History: what & Why? is a highly accessible introductory survey of historians' views about the nature and purpose of their subject. It offers a historical perspective and clear guide to contemporary debates about the nature and purpose of history and a discussion of the traditional model of history as an account of the past "as it was". It assesses the challenges to orthodox views and examines the impact of Marxism, feminism and post-colonialism on the study of history.
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Call number D16.8.S683 2001
ISBN(s) 0415256577   9780415256575
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