The Resource Across cultural borders : historiography in global perspective, edited by Eckhardt Fuchs and Benedikt Stuchtey

Across cultural borders : historiography in global perspective, edited by Eckhardt Fuchs and Benedikt Stuchtey

Label
Across cultural borders : historiography in global perspective
Title
Across cultural borders
Title remainder
historiography in global perspective
Statement of responsibility
edited by Eckhardt Fuchs and Benedikt Stuchtey
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This ambitious work offers the first comprehensive transcultural history of historiography. The contributors transcend a Eurocentric approach not only in terms of the individual historiographies they assess but also in the methodologies they use for comparative analysis. Moving beyond the traditional national focus of historiography, the volume offers a genuinely comparative consideration of the commonalities and differences of history writing in Europe, Asia, Latin America, and Africa. Distinguishing among distinct cultural identities, the contributors consider the ways and means of intellect
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
907/.2
Index
index present
LC call number
D13
LC item number
.A37 2002eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Across cultural borders : historiography in global perspective, edited by Eckhardt Fuchs and Benedikt Stuchtey
Publication
Copyright
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The authenticity of a copy: problems of nineteenth-century Spanish-American historiography / Jochen Meissner -- In search of lost identity: South Africa between great trek and colonial nationalism, 1830-1910 / Benedikt Stuchtey -- India's connection to history: the discipline and the relation between center and periphery / Michael Gottlob -- Historiography on a "continent without history": anglophone West Africa, 1880s-1940s / Andreas Eckert -- Alternative national histories in Japan: Yamaji Aizan and academic historiography / Stefan Tanaka -- German historicism and scientific history in China, 1900-1940 / Q. Edward Wang -- Transfer and interaction: France and francophone African historiography / Matthias Middell
  • The historical discipline in the United States: following the German model? / Gabriele Lingelbach -- The politics of the republic of learning: international scientific congresses in Europe, the Pacific Rim, and Latin America / Eckhardt Fuchs -- History without a center? Reflections on Eurocentrism / Arif Dirlik -- Africa and the construction of a grand narrative in world history / Maghan Keita -- "Modernity" and "Asia" in the study of Chinese history / Wang Hui -- Comparing cultures in intercultural communication / Jørn Rüsen
Control code
ocn857769778
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 359 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780742569317
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b36668825
Reformatting quality
unknown
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)857769778
  • ebscoaca0742569314
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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