Richard Whatmore,Brian Young's A Companion to Intellectual History (Wiley Blackwell PDF

By Richard Whatmore,Brian Young

ISBN-10: 1118294807

ISBN-13: 9781118294802

A spouse to highbrow History presents an in-depth survey of the perform of highbrow heritage as a self-discipline. 40 newly-commissioned chapters show off top international learn with huge insurance of each element of highbrow heritage because it is presently practiced. 

  • Presents an in-depth survey of contemporary learn and perform of highbrow history
  • Written in a transparent and obtainable demeanour, designed for a global audience
  • Surveys some of the methodologies that experience arisen and the most historiographical debates that challenge highbrow historians
  • Pays particular recognition to modern controversies, supplying readers with the most up-tp-date review of the field
  • Demonstrates the ways that highbrow historians have contributed to the heritage of technology and medication, literary reviews, artwork background and the background of political thought

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