Historiography in the Twentieth Century download free [PDF and Ebook] by Georg G. Iggers

Historiography in the Twentieth Century download free [PDF and Ebook] by Georg G. Iggers year 2005
  • Book name: Historiography in the Twentieth Century
  • Author: Georg G. Iggers
  • Release date: 2005/2/3
  • Publisher: UNIVERSITY PRESS OF NEW ENGLAND
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: History and Archaeology
  • ISBN: 9780819567666
  • Rating: 9.03 of 10
  • Votes: 772
  • Review by: Madison Tyree
  • Review rating: 9.58 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/11/2
  • Total pages: 208
  • Includes a PDF summary of 21 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: In this book, now published in 10 languages, a preeminent intellectual historian examines the profound changes in ideas about the nature of history and historiography. Georg G. Iggers traces the basic assumptions upon which historical research and writing have been based, and describes how the newly emerging social sciences transformed historiography following World War II. The discipline's greatest challenge may have come in the last two decades, when postmodern ideas forced a reevaluation of the relationship of historians to their subject and questioned the very possibility of objective history. Iggers sees the contemporary discipline as a hybrid, moving away from a classical, macrohistorical approach toward microhistory, cultural history, and the history of everyday life. The new epilogue, by the author, examines the movement away from postmodernism towards new social science approaches that give greater attention to cultural factors and to the problems of globalization.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 13H27M43S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Historiography, 20th Century History: C 1900 To C 2000
  • Available formats: PDF, EPUB, MOBI, TXT, PRC, DOC, WORD, DOCX. Compressed in CPIO, RAR, GZ, ZIP, AZW3, TBZ2, AZW4
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 26.13 USD
  • Dimensions: 140x216x14.73mm
  • Weight: 272.16g
  • Printed by: Wesleyan University Press
  • Published in: Hanover, United States
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