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Author Jablonka, Ivan, 1973- author

Title History is a contemporary literature : manifesto for the social sciences / Ivan Jablonka ; translated by Nathan J. Bracher
Published Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 2018
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Description 1 online resource ( xiii, 277 pages)
Contents Historians, orators, and writers -- The novel, father of history? -- History as science and "literary germs" -- The return of the literary repressed -- What is history? -- Writers of history-as-science -- Approaches to veridiction -- Fictions of method -- From non-fiction to literature-as-truth -- History, a literature under constraint? -- The research text -- On scholarship of the twenty-first century
Notes Translated from the French
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on May 03, 2018)
Subject Social sciences -- Authorship.
Form Electronic book
Author Bracher, Nathan, 1953- translator
Translation of: Jablonka, Ivan, 1973- Histoire est une littérature contemporaine
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LC no. 2017031020
ISBN 9781501710773 (electronic book)
150171077X (electronic book)
Other Titles Histoire est une littérature contemporaine. English