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The history and narrative reader

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History -- Philosophy.,
  • Historiography -- History.,
  • Narration (Rhetoric)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [438]-441) and index.

    Statementedited by Geoffrey Roberts.
    ContributionsRoberts, Geoffrey, 1952-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD16.8 .H6244 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 452 p. ;
    Number of Pages452
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6796829M
    ISBN 100415232481, 041523249X
    LC Control Number00069040

    The history of the book has its roots in bibliography, librarianship, and the intersections of social, cultural, and material history. It has emerged in recent decades as an academic discipline with its own undergraduate and postgraduate university courses, scholarly journals, monographic series, conferences, and research centers. It is methodologically diverse and interdisciplinary, situated.   (I subsequently wrote the book's foreword.) A Sword traces the history of the but spared the reader the agony of parsing the History of the That alone suggests that their narrative .

      I first read this as a teenager and was awed by how Tuchman immersed her readers in 14th century Europe. She’s better known for The Guns of August, but this is the book that made me fall in love with narrative history.(Her essay collection Practicing History is also on my shelf.) Jane Ciabattari: Tuchman won her first Pulitzer for The Guns of August, her second for Stilwell and the .   The eel question has entranced some of history’s greatest thinkers, from Rachel Carson, who deployed eels as a narrative device in her book “Under the Sea-Wind,” to a year-old Sigmund.

    History and Narrative Reader Edited by Geoffrey Roberts London and New York. Contents Acknowledgements xi Introduction: the history and narrative debate, Geoffrey Roberts l PART ONE Narrative and historical understanding 23 1 W. H. Dray ON THE NATURE AND ROLE OF NARRATIVE IN HISTORY   As Pride month drew to a close, The New York Times was busy informing readers that after decades of progress, the gay rights movement was still .


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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 readings which explore the role of narrative in. 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.

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The editor's introduction offers a succinct survey of the subject to support readings which explore the role of narrative in:4/5(2). Introduction: the history and narrative debate, / Geoffrey Roberts 1 --Part 1 Narrative and historical understanding 23 On the Nature and Role of Narrative in History / W.H.

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It shows the ways in which narrative crosses disciplines, continents and theoretical perspectives and will fascinate students and researchers /5(3). How that applies to any given reader or what is supposed to happen when we read it is a different question.

The Bible instructs on how to read historical narrative in several places. In Galatians 4, Paul explains how the history of Abraham and his family is indicative of any person’s experience as a sinner under the law or as redeemed by Christ. John Reader’s narrative on the role of the potato in world history suggests we may be underestimating this remarkable tuber.

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The revival of narrative in historical writing parallels the emergence of narrative journalism. In narrative history’s most celebrated invention, the micro-history, there is a passing resemblance to narrative journalism’s favorite form, the nonfiction short story.

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