The Content of the Form
Author : Hayden White
Publisher : JHU Press
Total Pages : 261
Release : 1990-08
ISBN 10 : 9780801841156
ISBN 13 : 0801841151
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Content of the Form Book Description:

"[White] has clearly made significant advances in laying a foundation for a better understanding of the intricate interaction between narrative representation and what it purports to represent in both history and literature." -- American Historical Review.


Historical Representation
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Pages: 340
Authors: F. R. Ankersmit
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001 - Publisher: Stanford University Press

Focusing on the notion of representation and on the necessity of distinguishing between representation and description, this book argues that the traditional se
The Content of the Form
Language: en
Pages: 261
Authors: Hayden White
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990-08 - Publisher: JHU Press

"[White] has clearly made significant advances in laying a foundation for a better understanding of the intricate interaction between narrative representation a
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Pages: 398
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Frank Ankersmit's Lost Historical Cause
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Pages: 208
Authors: Peter Icke
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-11-12 - Publisher: Routledge

The contemporary Dutch historical theorist/philosopher Frank Ankersmit, an erstwhile advocate and promulgator of what has become known as "the linguistic turn"
The Truth of History
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: C. Behan McCullagh
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-11 - Publisher: Routledge

Modern relativism and postmodern thought in culture and language challenge the 'truth' of history. This book considers how all historians, confined by the conce
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Pages: 193
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A detailed study of an increasingly popular genre, this book offers readings of a group of significant and representative works, drawing on a range of interpret
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Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: Robert A. Beauregard
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-18 - Publisher: Routledge

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The Origin of Language
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Eric Lawrence Gans
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1981-01-01 - Publisher: Univ of California Press

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Language: en
Pages: 387
Authors: Efraim Podoksik
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-06-07 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A systematic and accessible presentation of the ideas of one of the leading British philosophers of the twentieth century.
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Pages: 279
Authors: F. R. Ankersmit
Categories: Historiography
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