[KINDLE] ❆ What is History? ❥ Edward Hallett Carr – Centrumpowypadkowe.co.uk Published in 1961 What Is History by historian Edward Hallett Carr discusses history facts the bias of historians science morality individuals and society and moral judgements in historyThe book origi Published in What Is History by historian Edward Hallett Carr discusses history facts the bias of historians science morality individuals and society and moral judgements in historyThe book originated in a What is ePUB Ò series of lectures given by Carr in at the University of Cambridge The lectures were intended as a broad introduction into the subject of the theory of history and their accessibility resulted in What is History becoming one of the key texts in the field of historiographyNevertheless some of Carr's ideas are contentious particularly his relativism and his rejection of contingency as an important factor in historical analysis His work provoked a number of responses most notably Geoffrey Elton's The Practice of HistoryCarr was in the process of revising What is History for a second edition at the time of his death.
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- What is History?
- Edward Hallett Carr
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