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Title HOW TO BE A HISTORIAN;SCHOLARLY PERSONAE IN HISTORICAL STUDIES, 1800-2000
Published MANCHESTER : MANCHESTER UNIV PRESS
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Contents 1. Scholarly Personae: What They Are and Why They Matter -- <i>Herman Paul (Leiden University)</i><BR> 2. The Contested Persona of the Historian: On the Origins of a Permanent Conflict -- <i>Ian Hunter (University of Queensland)</i><BR> 3. Ranke vs. Schlosser: Pairs of Personae in Nineteenth-Century German Historiography -- <i>Herman Paul (Leiden University)</i><BR> 4. Fixing Genius: The Romantic Man of Letters in the University Era -- <i>Travis E. Ross (Yale University)</i><BR> 5. Generational Continuities and Composite Personae: French Historiography in the 1870s-1950s -- <i>Camille Creyghton (Queen Mary University)</i><BR> 6. Pasha and His Historic Harem: Edward A. Freeman, Edith Thompson, and the Gendered Personae of Late-Victorian Historians -- <i>Elise Garritzen (University of Helsinki)</i><BR> 7. Interpretive and Investigative: The Emergence and Characteristics of Modern Scholarly Personae in China, 1900-1930 -- <i>Q. Edward Wang (Rowan University)</i><BR> 8. Coalescence and Conflict: Historians and Their Personae in the Portuguese New State -- <i>António da Silva Rêgo</i> <i>(Birkbeck, University of London)</i><BR> 9. The Emergence of the English Marxist Historian's Persona: The English Revolution Debate of 1940-1941 -- <i>Sina Talachian (University of Cambridge)</i><BR> 10. Of Communism, Compromise and Central Europe: The Scholarly Persona under Authoritarianism -- <i>Monika Baár (Leiden University)</i><BR> 11. What Is an African Historian? Negotiating Scholarly Personae in UNESCO's <i>General History of Africa</i> -- <i>Larissa Schulte Nordholt (Leiden University)</i> <BR> 12. The Finitude of Personae: Bryce Lyon, François Louis Ganshof, and the Biography of Pirenne -- <i>Henning Trüper (Helsinki Collegium of Advanced Studies)</i><BR>Index
Summary What is unique about this volume is that is explores the history of historical studies through the prism of 'scholarly personae' (models of virtue, embodying how to be a historian). It offers a stimulating new perspective on the unity, or disunity, of historical scholarship as it existed in nineteenth- and twentieth-century
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed July 11, 2019)
Subject Historians
Historiography -- History
Social history
HISTORY / Historiography
Historians.
Historiography.
Social history.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Paul, Herman
ISBN 1526132818 (electronic bk.)
1526132826
1526146738 (electronic bk.)
9781526132819 (electronic bk.)
9781526132826 (ePub ebook)
9781526146731 (electronic bk.)
(hbk.)