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By Richard Whatmore,Brian Young

ISBN-10: 1118294807

ISBN-13: 9781118294802

A spouse to highbrow History offers an in-depth survey of the perform of highbrow background as a self-discipline. 40 newly-commissioned chapters show off prime worldwide learn with wide insurance of each element of highbrow background because it is presently practiced. 

  • Presents an in-depth survey of modern study 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 hindrance highbrow historians
  • Pays specified awareness to modern controversies, offering readers with the most up-tp-date evaluation of the field
  • Demonstrates the ways that highbrow historians have contributed to the heritage of technological know-how and medication, literary reports, paintings historical past and the background of political thought

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