By Eckhardt Fuchs,Benedikt Stuchtey
This leading edge paintings deals the 1st entire transcultural heritage of historiography. The members go beyond a Eurocentric technique not just when it comes to the person historiographies they determine, but in addition within the methodologies they use for comparative research. relocating past the normal nationwide concentration of historiography, the publication deals a certainly comparative attention of the commonalities and adjustments in writing background. Distinguishing between targeted cultural identities, the participants give some thought to the methods and technique of highbrow transfers and determine the power of neighborhood historiographical traditions as they're challenged from open air. The essays discover the query of the software and the boundaries of conceptions of modernism that observe Western theories of improvement to non-Western cultures. caution opposed to the dominant tendency in fresh historiographies of non-Western societies to outline those predominantly on the subject of Western notion, the authors...
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1997); Christian Simon, Historiographie: Eine Einführung (Stuttgart: 1996); Guy Thuillier and Jean Tulard, Les Ecoles Historiques (Paris: 1990); Ernst Breisach, Historiography: Ancient, Medieval, and Modern (Chicago: 1983); Charles-Olivier Carbonell, L’Historiographie (Paris: 1981). An overview is given in Ernst Schulin, “Synthesen der Historiographiegeschichte,” in Geschichtswissenschaft vor 2000: Festschrift für Georg G. Iggers zum 65. Geburtstag, ed. Konrad H. Jarausch, Jörn Rüsen, and Hans Schleier (Hagen: 1991), 151–63.
From the perspective of the history of science, see Lewis Pyenson, “The Ideology of Western Rationality: History of Science and the European Civilizing Mission,” Science and Education 2 (1993): 329–43; Lewis Pyenson, “Prerogatives of European Intellect: Historians of Science and the Promotion of Western Civilization,” History of Science 31 (1993): 289–315. 3 Here, we are following Jürgen Osterhammel, “Sozialgeschichte im Kulturvergleich: Zu künftigen Möglichkeiten komparativer Geschichtswissenschaft,” Geschichte und Gesellschaft 22 (1996): 147–48.
Benedikt Stuchtey and Peter Wende (Oxford: 2000), 265–87. The widespread history of exploration and colonization will not be addressed here. 14 See chapter 10. : 1993). 15 This statement describes the mainstream historiography. There is no doubt that a few historians such as Karl Lamprecht, Marc Bloch, or Fernand Braudel had a global historiographical perspective. It would be a worthwhile project to investigate the global reception of the French Annales school. As a case study, see Hebe Carmen Pelosi, Historiografia y sociedad: las fuentes de “Annales” y su reception en la historiografia argentina (Buenos Aires: 1991).
Across Cultural Borders. Historiography in Global Perspective by Eckhardt Fuchs,Benedikt Stuchtey