Modern Historiography: An Introduction by MICHAEL BENTLEY


Modern Historiography is the basic creation to the historical past of historic writing. It explains the wide philosophical history to the various 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 technological know-how and the method of secularization inside of Western highbrow thought

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

  • the Annales tuition in France

  • Postmodernism.

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

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