Georg G. Iggers. Historiography in the Twentieth Century-From. Scientific Objectivity to the Postmodern Challenge. Hanover, NH: Wesleyan University Press. HISTORIOGRAPHY IN THE TWENTIETH CENTURY: FROM SCIENTIFIC panied by editions of historical writing to exemplify the trends Iggers was ana-. In Historiography in the Twentieth Century Iggers offers a broad account of trends and changes in modern approaches to history. One hundred and sixty pages.

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March External links: Historiography in the Twentieth Century: Lawrence Stone and “The Revival of Narrative” pp. American Historical Association members Sign in via society site.

From Macro- to Microhistory: Wesleyan University PressFeb 28, – History – pages. Sign In or Create an Account. In this book, now published in 10 languages, a preeminent intellectual historian examines the profound changes in ideas about the nature of history and historiography.

One of the major themes of twentieth century history has been the influence of the social sciences. You do not currently have access to this article.

Iggers Book Published by: Purchase Subscription prices and ordering Short-term Access To purchase short term access, please sign in to your Gigers Academic account above. When it’s possible to major in history at a leading university and never have heard of Ranke or the Annalesa short, accessible survey of modern historiography demands a place in undergraduate teaching.

Iggers sees the contemporary discipline as a hybrid, moving away from a classical, macrohistorical approach toward microhistory, cultural history, and the history of everyday life. History and the Historiographg of Postmodernism pp. Sign in via your Institution Sign in.

Historiography in the Twentieth Century (Georg Iggers)

The discipline’s greatest challenge may have come in the last two decades, when postmodern ideas forced a reevaluation of the relationship of historians to their subject and questioned the very possibility of objective history. Close mobile search navigation Article navigation. Citing articles via Google Scholar. From Scientific Objectivity to the Postmodern Challenge.


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A iygers on “the linguistic turn” focuses on North America, looking at Hayden White, Clifford Geertz, Thomas Childers, and work on the history of political thought, the French Revolution, and the role of symbols and social language. Contact Contact Us Help. Historiography in the Twentieth Century: Most users should sign in with their email address. It was one of a number of journals internationally that took a similar direction. The History of Everyday Life pp. Iggers traces the basic assumptions upon which historical research and writing have been based, and describes how the newly emerging historiograaphy sciences transformed historiography following World War II.

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