Modern Historiography: An Introduction by MICHAEL BENTLEY

By MICHAEL BENTLEY

Modern Historiography is the basic advent to the historical past of ancient writing. It explains the vast philosophical history to different historians and ancient colleges of the fashionable period, from James Boswell and Thomas Carlyle via to Lucien Febure and Eric Hobsbawm and surveys:



  • the Enlightenment and Counter Enlightenment

  • Romanticism

  • the voice of technology and the method of secularization inside of Western highbrow thought

  • the impression of, and broadening touch with, the recent World

  • the Annales institution in France

  • Postmodernism.

Modern Historiography presents a transparent and concise account of this contemporary interval of old writing.

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