skip to content
Fact and relevance : essays on historical method Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Fact and relevance : essays on historical method

Author: M M Postan
Publisher: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:

A collection of fourteen essays in which Professor Postan draws together for the first time his contributions to the debate on historical method.

Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: M M Postan
ISBN: 9780521077583 0521077583
OCLC Number: 231580825
Notes: Originally published: 1971.
Description: pages
Contents: 1. Reason in social study; 2. History and the social sciences; 3. The historical method in social science; 4. Function and dialectic in economic history; 5. Fact and relevance in historical study; 6. Economic and social history; 7. Economic growth; 8. A plague of economists?; 9. The uses and abuses of economics; 10. Agriculture and economic development: a lesson of history; 11. Technological progress in post-war Europe; 12. A study of history; 13. Karl Marx: a democrat?; 14. Hugh Gaitskell: political and intellectual progress.
Responsibility: by M.M. Postan.

Reviews

User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.

Similar Items

Related Subjects:(3)

User lists with this item (1)

Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/231580825> # Fact and relevance : essays on historical method
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
   library:oclcnum "231580825" ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/enk> ;
   library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/502106108#Place/cambridge> ; # Cambridge
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85061218> ; # History--Methodology
   schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85124011> ; # Social sciences--Methodology
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/901974> ; # Economic history
   schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/300.722/e22/> ;
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1122933> ; # Social sciences--Methodology
   schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/958259> ; # History--Methodology
   schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
   schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/36923273> ; # Michael Moïssey Postan
   schema:datePublished "2008" ;
   schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/502106108> ;
   schema:inLanguage "en" ;
   schema:name "Fact and relevance : essays on historical method"@en ;
   schema:productID "231580825" ;
   schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/231580825#PublicationEvent/cambridge_cambridge_university_press_2008> ;
   schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/502106108#Agent/cambridge_university_press> ; # Cambridge University Press
   schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521077583> ;
   umbel:isLike <http://bnb.data.bl.uk/id/resource/GBA877701> ;
   wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/231580825> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/502106108#Agent/cambridge_university_press> # Cambridge University Press
    a bgn:Agent ;
   schema:name "Cambridge University Press" ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85061218> # History--Methodology
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "History--Methodology"@en ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh85124011> # Social sciences--Methodology
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Social sciences--Methodology"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1122933> # Social sciences--Methodology
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Social sciences--Methodology"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/901974> # Economic history
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "Economic history"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/958259> # History--Methodology
    a schema:Intangible ;
   schema:name "History--Methodology"@en ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/36923273> # Michael Moïssey Postan
    a schema:Person ;
   schema:birthDate "1899" ;
   schema:deathDate "1981" ;
   schema:familyName "Postan" ;
   schema:givenName "Michael Moïssey" ;
   schema:givenName "M. M." ;
   schema:name "Michael Moïssey Postan" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9780521077583>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
   schema:isbn "0521077583" ;
   schema:isbn "9780521077583" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.