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Fortunes of history : historical inquiry from Herder to Huizinga

Author: Donald R Kelley
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2003.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An examination of historical writing during the "long 19th century"--The years from the French Revolution to those just after World War I. Donald R. Kelley provides a comprehensive analysis of the theories and practices of British, French, German, Italian and American schools of historical thought, their principal figures, and their distinctive methods and self-understandings. Kelley treats the modern traditions of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Kelley, Donald R., 1931-
Fortunes of history.
New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2003
(DLC) 2002153368
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Donald R Kelley
ISBN: 9780300128291 0300128290
OCLC Number: 191953367
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 426 pages)
Contents: Enlightened history --
History between research and reason --
Expanding horizons --
British initiatives --
German impulses --
French novelties --
German ascendancy --
French visions --
English observances --
Beyond the canon --
American parallels --
New histories.
Responsibility: Donald R. Kelley.

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An examination of historical writing during the "long 19th century". Donald R. Kelley provides an analysis of the theories and practices of British, French, German, Italian and American schools of  Read more...

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"Kelley is a master in his field, the history of historical thought. His latest book combines a broad sweep with an enviable command of context and detail." Peter Burke, Cambridge University

 
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