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Cokesbury

The History and Narrative Reader

$50.95
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Are historians storytellers? Is it possible to tell true stories about the past? These are just a couple of the questions raised in this comprehensive collection of texts about philosophy, theory, and methodology of writing history. Drawing together seminal texts from philosophers and historians, this volume presents the great debate over the narrative character of history from the 1960s onwards.
"The History and Narrative Reader" combines theory with practice to offer a unique overview of this debate and illuminates the practical implications of these philosophical debates for the writing of history. The editor's introduction offers a succinct survey of the subject to support the readings, which explore the role of narrative in everything from historical understanding and human action to linguistics and the practice of history.
Including the work of F. R. Ankersmit, David Carr, Hayden White, W. H. Dray, and Frederick Olafson; a detailed bibliography; and a glossary of key concepts, this collection will prove an invaluable resource for students of historical theory and methodology.

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    Product Specs
    • SKU: 9780415232494
    • Manufacturer: Routledge
    • Language of Text: English
    • ISBN 13: 9780415232494
    • ISBN 10: 041523249X
    • Publication Date: 07/01/2001
    • Format: Paperback
    • Page Count: 452
    • Width: 6.82 inches
    • Height: 0.98 inches
    • Length: 9.62 inches
    • Weight: 1.80 pounds
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