Manifestos for History
Book format: An electronic version of a printed book that can be read on a computer or handheld device designed specifically for this purpose.
Publisher: Date:10/12/2007 - Routledge
Written by some of the world?s leading historians and theorists of history, Manifestos for History draws together a series of manifestos that address the question of what kinds of histories we ought to be considering and making in and for the twenty-first century. With a foreword by Joanna Bourke and an afterword by Hayden White, these manifestos ? critical, innovative, reflexive, inspirational ? are absolutely essential reading, not just for those embarking on the study of history, but for all those who would think seriously about ?the nature of history? in its present and possible future forms. This collection establishes a benchmark for all future considerations upon the discourse of history.