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Explore the possibilities remaining for historical study.
This book explores the possibilities remaining for historical study in the face of the current trends, including postcolonialism, postmodernism, and deconstruction, among others.
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Table of Contents
Chapter 1: What Was History?
Chapter 2: What Is History?
Chapter 3: Problems Of Historical Knowledge: Historicism, Presentism, and the Writing Of History
Chapter 4: Cross-Pollination
Chapter 5: Varieties Of History
Chapter 6: Historical Actors
Chapter 7: Post Modernist (Re)visions
Chapter 8: Post-Colonialism and the Scope of History
Chapter 9: The Future of History