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The Resource Making history : the historian and uses of the past, Jorma Kalela

Making history : the historian and uses of the past, Jorma Kalela

Label
Making history : the historian and uses of the past
Title
Making history
Title remainder
the historian and uses of the past
Statement of responsibility
Jorma Kalela
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
AU@
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kalela, Jorma.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Historians
  • History
  • Social sciences and history
Label
Making history : the historian and uses of the past, Jorma Kalela
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-189) and indexes
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: 1.Introduction: Second Thoughts about History -- Approaching history-in-society -- The paradigmatic change in historical research -- Elitism toppled? -- The social context recognized? -- Present-mindedness disciplined? -- Historians as cultural critics? -- The structure of the book -- 2.Historical Research -- Making histories -- The pasts present -- The expert as a referee -- The specialist's personal contribution -- History as àn argument without end' -- The enigmatic truth -- The historian's basic predicament -- 3.The People Addressed -- The risk of patronage -- Not just readers -- The present pasts of the audience -- Public histories -- Popular histories -- Scholarly histories -- Shared histories -- The liquid social fabric -- 4.The Politics of History -- Assessing histories -- Elaborating the topic -- Histories offered -- Treacherous time -- Expectations of the specialist -- The historian's position -- The draft of the message --
  • Contents note continued: 5.Cultural Critics -- The responsibilities of cultural critics -- The profiles of cultural critics -- The historian's professional self -- Designing research -- Arguing for the findings -- Composing the final account -- 6.The Impact of Historical Research -- The functions of the historical profession -- The role of history in society -- Impact assessment by funders -- The potentials of a participatory historical culture
Control code
ocn773771672
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 196 p.
Isbn
9780230276826
Other physical details
ill.
Label
Making history : the historian and uses of the past, Jorma Kalela
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 185-189) and indexes
Contents
  • Machine generated contents note: 1.Introduction: Second Thoughts about History -- Approaching history-in-society -- The paradigmatic change in historical research -- Elitism toppled? -- The social context recognized? -- Present-mindedness disciplined? -- Historians as cultural critics? -- The structure of the book -- 2.Historical Research -- Making histories -- The pasts present -- The expert as a referee -- The specialist's personal contribution -- History as àn argument without end' -- The enigmatic truth -- The historian's basic predicament -- 3.The People Addressed -- The risk of patronage -- Not just readers -- The present pasts of the audience -- Public histories -- Popular histories -- Scholarly histories -- Shared histories -- The liquid social fabric -- 4.The Politics of History -- Assessing histories -- Elaborating the topic -- Histories offered -- Treacherous time -- Expectations of the specialist -- The historian's position -- The draft of the message --
  • Contents note continued: 5.Cultural Critics -- The responsibilities of cultural critics -- The profiles of cultural critics -- The historian's professional self -- Designing research -- Arguing for the findings -- Composing the final account -- 6.The Impact of Historical Research -- The functions of the historical profession -- The role of history in society -- Impact assessment by funders -- The potentials of a participatory historical culture
Control code
ocn773771672
Dimensions
23 cm.
Extent
xiii, 196 p.
Isbn
9780230276826
Other physical details
ill.

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