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History and theory : contemporary readings / edited by Brian Fay, Philip Pomper, and Richard T. Vann.

Contributor(s): Material type: TextTextPublication details: Malden, Mass. : Blackwell, 1998.ISBN:
  • 0631209522
  • 0631209530
Subject(s): DDC classification:
  • 901 21
LOC classification:
  • D16.8
Contents:
Introduction: The Linguistic Turn and Beyond in Contemporary Theory of History / Brian Fay -- Pt. I. Narrativity. 1. The Historical Text as Literary Artifact / Hayden White. 2. Interpretation, History, and Narrative / Noel Carroll -- Pt. II. Writing and Reading History. 3. The Rhetoric of History / J. H. Hexter. 4. Making Up Lost Time: Writing on the Writing of History / Nancy F. Partner. 5. History, Language, and Reading: Waiting for Crillon / Dominick LaCapra -- Pt. III. Realism, Constructivism, and Beyond. 6. History and Fiction as Modes of Comprehension / Louis Mink. 7. Narrative and the Real World: An Argument for Continuity / David Carr. 8. Telling It Like It Was: Historical Narratives On Their Own Terms / Andrew P. Norman -- Pt. IV. Postmodernism and the Theory of History. 9. Historiography and Postmodernism / F. R. Ankersmit. 10. Historiography and Postmodernism: Reconsiderations / Perez Zagorin. 11. Reply to Professor Zagorin / F. R. Ankersmit -- Pt. V. Representation and Trauma. 12. "Never Again" is Now / Hans Kellner. 13. Is It Possible to Misrepresent the Holocaust? / Berel Lang -- Pt. VI. Gender, Sexuality, Sex. 14. Is There a History of Sexuality? / David M. Halperin. 15. No Sex, No Gender / Nancy F. Partner -- Pt. VII. Objectivity. 16. Objectivity Is Not Neutrality: Rhetoric versus Practice in Peter Novick's That Noble Dream / Thomas Haskell. 17. Objectivity and Truth in History / J. L. Gorman. 18. Historical Knowledge and Historical Reality: A Plea for "Internal Realism" / Chris Lorenz. 19. Progress in Historical Studies / Raymond Martin.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Introduction: The Linguistic Turn and Beyond in Contemporary Theory of History / Brian Fay -- Pt. I. Narrativity. 1. The Historical Text as Literary Artifact / Hayden White. 2. Interpretation, History, and Narrative / Noel Carroll -- Pt. II. Writing and Reading History. 3. The Rhetoric of History / J. H. Hexter. 4. Making Up Lost Time: Writing on the Writing of History / Nancy F. Partner. 5. History, Language, and Reading: Waiting for Crillon / Dominick LaCapra -- Pt. III. Realism, Constructivism, and Beyond. 6. History and Fiction as Modes of Comprehension / Louis Mink. 7. Narrative and the Real World: An Argument for Continuity / David Carr. 8. Telling It Like It Was: Historical Narratives On Their Own Terms / Andrew P. Norman -- Pt. IV. Postmodernism and the Theory of History. 9. Historiography and Postmodernism / F. R. Ankersmit. 10. Historiography and Postmodernism: Reconsiderations / Perez Zagorin. 11. Reply to Professor Zagorin / F. R. Ankersmit -- Pt. V. Representation and Trauma. 12. "Never Again" is Now / Hans Kellner. 13. Is It Possible to Misrepresent the Holocaust? / Berel Lang -- Pt. VI. Gender, Sexuality, Sex. 14. Is There a History of Sexuality? / David M. Halperin. 15. No Sex, No Gender / Nancy F. Partner -- Pt. VII. Objectivity. 16. Objectivity Is Not Neutrality: Rhetoric versus Practice in Peter Novick's That Noble Dream / Thomas Haskell. 17. Objectivity and Truth in History / J. L. Gorman. 18. Historical Knowledge and Historical Reality: A Plea for "Internal Realism" / Chris Lorenz. 19. Progress in Historical Studies / Raymond Martin.