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The practice of history

Author: G R Elton
Publisher: Oxford : Blackwell, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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A book on the study of history by G R Elton, it makes a major contribution to the question 'What is history?'. It sets out Elton's experience in the study, writing and teaching of history. It  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: G R Elton
ISBN: 0631229795 9780631229797 0631229809 9780631229803
OCLC Number: 155719651
Notes: Previous edition: Sydney: Sydney University; London: Methuen, 1984.
Includes index.
Description: 256 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Preface.1. Purpose.The Present Debate.Autonomy.Kinds.Rivals.Purpose.2. Research.The Possibility of Historical Truth.Facts and Methods.The Sources.Evidence and Criticism.Imagination.3. Writing.Controls.Patterns and Bias.Style.Audience.Categories.Length.Analysis and Narrative.4. Teaching.Undergraduate Teaching: What?Undergraduate Teaching: How?The Graduate Student.Afterword. (Richard J. Evans)Notes.Index.
Responsibility: G.R. Elton.

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