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  • Geneses

    A Comparative Study of the Historiographies of the Rise of Christianity, Rabbinic Judaism, and Islam, 1st Edition

    Edited by John Tolan

    What is a religion? How do we discern the boundaries between religions, or religious communities? When does Judaism become Judaism, Christianity become Christianity, Islam become Islam? Scholars have increasingly called into question the standard narratives created by the various orthodoxies,…

    Hardback – 2019-05-02

  • East Asian Art History in a Transnational Context

    1st Edition

    Edited by Eriko Tomizawa-Kay, Toshio Watanabe

    This is the first comprehensive English-language study of East Asian art history in a transnational context, and challenges the existing geographic, temporal, and generic paradigms that currently frame the art history of East Asia. This pioneering study proposes an important new framework that…

    Hardback – 2019-04-25
    Routledge Research in Art History

  • The Historiography of Transition

    Critical Phases in the Development of Modernity (1494-1973), 1st Edition

    Edited by Paolo Pombeni

    Defining a “historic transition” means understanding how the complex system of intellectual, social, and material structures formed that determined the transition from a certain “universe” to a “new universe,” where the old explanations were radically rethought. In this book, a group of historians…

    Paperback – 2019-04-16

  • Children and Globalization

    Multidisciplinary Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Hoda Mahmoudi, Steven Mintz

    Globalization has carried vast consequences for the lives of children. It has spurred unprecedented waves of immigration, contributed to far-reaching transformations in the organization, structure, and dynamics of family life, and profoundly altered trajectories of growing up. Equally important,…

    Hardback – 2019-04-11
    Routledge Studies in Cultural History

  • The Varieties of Historical Experience

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stephan Palmié, Charles Stewart

    This book considers how history is not just objectively lived but subjectively experienced by people in the process of orienting their present toward the past. It analyses affectivity in historical experience, examines the digital mediation of history, and assesses the current politics of competing…

    Hardback – 2019-04-02
    The Anthropology of History

  • The Historical Web and Digital Humanities

    The Case of National Web Domains, 1st Edition

    Edited by Niels Brügger, Ditte Laursen

    The Historical Web and Digital Humanities fosters discussions between the Digital Humanities and web archive studies by focussing on one of the largest entities of the web, namely national and transnational web domains such as the British, French, or European web. With a view to investigating…

    Hardback – 2019-03-28
    Digital Research in the Arts and Humanities

  • The Body in History, Culture, and the Arts

    1st Edition

    Edited by Justyna Jajszczok, Aleksandra Musiał

    The aim of this book is to explore the body in various historical contexts and to take it as a point of departure for broader historiographical projects. The chapters in the volume present the ways in which the body constitutes a valuable and productive object of historical analysis, especially as…

    Hardback – 2019-03-26
    Routledge Studies in Cultural History

  • History, Ethics, and the Recognition of the Other

    A Levinasian View on the Writing of History, 1st Edition

    By Anton Froeyman

    This book introduces a new way of looking at the writing of history. Rather than as the production of knowledge or the telling of stories, it sees writing history as an ethical, existential and emotional engagement with the people from the past. The conceptual and philosophical basis for this view…

    Paperback – 2019-03-22

  • The Emergence of Historical Forensic Expertise

    Clio Takes the Stand, 1st Edition

    By Vladimir Petrović

    This book scrutinizes the emergence of historians participating as expert witnesses in historical forensic contribution in some of the most important national and international legal ventures of the last century. It aims to advance the debate from discussions on whether historians should…

    Paperback – 2019-03-22

  • The Work of History

    Constructivism and a Politics of the Past, 1st Edition

    By Kalle Pihlainen

    Since the appearance of Hayden White’s seminal work Metahistory in 1973, constructivist thought has been a key force within theory of history and has at times even provided inspiration for historians more generally. Despite the radical theoretical shift marked by constructivism and elaborated in…

    Paperback – 2019-03-22

  • Modernity, Metatheory, and the Temporal-Spatial Divide

    From Mythos to Techne, 1st Edition

    By Michael Kimaid

    This book is about how modernity affects our perceptions of time and space. Its main argument is that geographical space is used to control temporal progress by channeling it to benefit particular political, economic and social interests, or by halting it altogether. By incorporating the ancient…

    Paperback – 2019-03-22

  • The Soviet Past in the Post-Socialist Present

    Methodology and Ethics in Russian, Baltic and Central European Oral History and Memory Studies, 1st Edition

    Edited by Melanie Ilic, Dalia Leinarte

    This collection examines practical and ethical issues inherent in the application of oral history and memory studies to research about the Soviet Union and Eastern Europe since the collapse of the Soviet bloc. Case studies highlight the importance of ethical good practice, including the reflexive…

    Paperback – 2019-03-22

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