History: Book Series

History: Concepts,Theories and Practice

  • History on Film/Film on History

    3rd Edition

    By Robert A. Rosenstone

    History on Film/Film on History has established itself as a classic treatise on the historical film and its role in bringing the past to life. In the third edition of this widely acclaimed text, Robert A. Rosenstone argues that to leave history films out of the discussion of the meaning of the past…

    Paperback – 2017-08-08
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    History: Concepts,Theories and Practice

  • History Meets Fiction

    1st Edition

    By Beverley C. Southgate

    Is history factual, or just another form of fiction? Are there distinct boundaries between the two, or just extensive borderlands? How do novelists represent historians and history?   The relationship between history and fiction has always been contentious and sometimes turbulent, not least…

    Paperback – 2009-10-15
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    History: Concepts,Theories and Practice

  • Time, Religion and History

    1st Edition

    By William Gallois

    What is time? How does our sense of time lead us to approach the world? How did the peoples of the past view time? This book answers these questions through an investigation of the cultures of time in Christianity, Islam, Buddhism, Judaism and the Australian Dreamtime. It argues that our…

    Paperback – 2007-09-18
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    History: Concepts,Theories and Practice

  • Class Struggles

    1st Edition

    By Dennis L. Dworkin

    In the 1960s and 1970s the study of history and sociology was heavily influenced by Marxism and theories of class. But the collapse of Communism and significant changes in culture and society threw the study of class into crisis. Its most basic premises were called into question. More recently…

    Paperback – 2006-12-06
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    History: Concepts,Theories and Practice

  • Imperialism and Postcolonialism

    1st Edition

    By Barbara Bush

    This account of imperialism explores recent intellectual, theoretical and conceptual developments in imperial history, including interdisciplinary and post-colonial perspectives. Exploring the links between empire and domestic history, it looks at the interconnections and comparisons between empire…

    Paperback – 2006-06-22
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    History: Concepts,Theories and Practice

  • The New History

    1st Edition

    By Alun Munslow

    The notion of 'history' has always been one strenuously debated by both academics and the wider population. This deeply provocative re-thinking of our engagement with the past by one of the world's leading post-modern historians takes that debate one step further. Alun Munslow re-assesses history…

    Paperback – 2003-11-13
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    History: Concepts,Theories and Practice