1 edition of Uses of history found in the catalog.
Uses of history
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|Statement||Compiled and edited by Hayden V. White. With a foreword by Alfred H. Kelly|
|Contributions||Bosenbrook, William John, 1897-, White, Hayden V., 1928-|
|LC Classifications||D16.8 .U8|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||285|
|LC Control Number||68-12852|
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Gordon S. Wood is the Alva O. Way University Professor and professor of history emeritus at Brown book, The Creation of the American Republic, –, received the Bancroft and John H. Dunning prizes and was nominated for the National Book ’s book, The Radicalism of the American Revolution, won the Pulitzer Prize and the Emerson by: This book has less to do with history than popular sociology-- and seems to have begun with a thesis and then proved it., Journal of Popular Culture A fascinating study., Library Journal.
About the Author. Roy Rosenzweig is professor of history and Director of the Center for History and New Media at George Mason by: Her new book is a brief but invigoratingly panoramic survey of the ends to which these, and other historical narratives, can be put: the "uses and abuses" of history.
Not, in truth, that her book. Reading this book was like sipping a cup of tepid cocoa. I picked it up with high expectations MacMillan is the much-heralded author of Paris and was almost immediately disappointed by a style crafted to offend and interest no one.
In the spiky sub-genre of the "uses and abuses of /5. Pick up a factual history book, visit some websites, go to a museum, join a discussion list, and start your journey into the fascinating world of historical discovery. If fiction is the trigger that launches you into the past, its value cannot be : Melissa Snell.
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Early history. 2 Binding and cover. 5 Electronic successors. During the fourteenth and fifteenth centuries. The authors state up front that this is not a book about history but about the uses of history. The book reviews a number of (mostly) disastrous Presidential decisions (Bay of Pigs, Americanization of Vietnam War, multiple blunders by President Carter) and asks the question if routine staff work had brought into view historical evidence overlooked or not sought, might that not have occurred?/5.
Gordon Wood's defense of objective history is salutary, and besides this, as one would expect from a historian of his eminence, he makes many illuminating remarks about concrete issues in American history.
Despite its considerable merits, though, his book suffers from a fundamental flaw. He protests against ideologists who impose their own concerns on the past; but Wood. How Hamilton Uses History What Lin-Manuel Miranda included in his portrait of a heroic, complicated Founding Father—and what he left out.
By Joanne B. Freeman. Nov Some people make photo albums, collect antiques, or visit historic battlefields. Others keep diaries, plan annual family gatherings, or stitch together patchwork quilts in a tradition learned from grandparents.
Each of us has ways of communing with the past, and our reasons for doing so are as varied as our memories. In a sweeping survey, Roy Rosenzweig and David Thelen asked 1, Americans 4/5(1).
In provocative, sometimes combative essays, they discuss the writing of literary history, the nature of our interest in tradition, and the ways that literary works act in history.\"--BOOK JACKET.
\"The Uses of Literary History addresses the uses of evidence, anachronism, the dialectic of texts and contexts, particularism and the resistance to. The gift of this book is that Theoharis is a historical truth teller. A More Beautiful and Terrible History is crucial, and we must apply this wisdom—for today and always—to resist injustice in the face of racism, classism, and militarism.” —The Reverend Dr.
William J. Barber II. The author of A More Beautiful and Terrible History: The Uses and Misuses of Civil Rights History is Jeanne Theoharis, Distinguished Professor of Political Science at Brooklyn College of City University of New York and the author or co-author of seven books and numerous articles on the civil rights and Black Power movements, the politics of.
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In the United. Michael Twitty’s ‘Cooking Gene’ Uses History as a Lens on Food and Race. The chef and culinary historian’s new book explains how the story of Southern food is the story of the African-American experience, starting with slavery. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Ward, Russel Braddock.
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