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Becoming historians

Author: James M Banner; John R Gillis
Publisher: Chicago : University of Chicago Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats

A collection of memoirs of eleven historians who, born around the time of World War II, helped to transform both their discipline and the broader world of American higher education.


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Genre/Form: Biographie
Material Type: Biography, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James M Banner; John R Gillis
ISBN: 9780226036564 0226036561 9780226036588 0226036588
OCLC Number: 235946159
Description: xvi, 290 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Toward ethnographic history: Figures in the landscape, action in the texts / Rhys Isaac --
Finding critical history / Joan Wallach Scott --
Taking the long way from Euterpe to Clio / Dwight T. Pitcaithley --
History constructs a historian / Linda Gordon --
Church people and others / David A. Hollinger --
Choices / Maureen Murphy Nutting --
Detours / John R. Gillis --
A Caribbean quest for the muse of history / Franklin W. Knight --
My way / Temma Kaplan --
Becoming a gay historian / Paul Robinson --
Historian, improvised / James M. Banner, Jr.
Responsibility: edited by James M. Banner, Jr., and John R. Gillis.


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