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Going to the Sources: A Guide to Historical Research and by Anthony Brundage

By Anthony Brundage

The up-to-date 5th version of Going to the assets provides a pragmatic advisor to historic study and writing for all scholars of history.

specializes in the fundamentals of historians' craft, introducing scholars to innovations together with refining an issue, determining assets, and fascinating significantly with their reading
Appendices illustrate type for footnotes, endnotes, and bibliographical entries, in addition to an inventory of primary abbreviations
includes a new bankruptcy at the use of non-textual assets for historians, together with a case learn dialogue of the old significance of D. W. Griffith's movie The delivery of a Nation
Addresses how one can deliver the serious overview abilities of examining to endure on movie and different non-textual sources
contains a student-written historiographical essay, with marginal notes for guideline

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Hutchinson's Comments as Follows’, Medical History, 17 (1973), 428–31. ) J. H. Plumb, The Death of the Past (London: Macmillan, 1969), 11–17. ) Ibid. 16–17. ) E. H. Carr, What is History? (London: Macmillan, 1961), 24. ) Richard J. Evans, In Defence of History (London: Granta Books, 1997), 3–9. ) Porter, ‘The Mission of Social History of Medicine’. com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2015. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a title in Oxford Handbooks Online for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Plumb, The Death of the Past (London: Macmillan, 1969), 11–17. ) Ibid. 16–17. ) E. H. Carr, What is History? (London: Macmillan, 1961), 24. ) Richard J. Evans, In Defence of History (London: Granta Books, 1997), 3–9. ) Porter, ‘The Mission of Social History of Medicine’. com). (c) Oxford University Press, 2015. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a title in Oxford Handbooks Online for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

More generally, scholarly appreciation of the close interaction between medicine and philosophy in the ancient world—itself a long-established idea—has more recently led to a blurring of the dividing lines between these ‘disciplines’. This reflects more general trends in intellectual history, history of ideas, and, more broadly, the social and institutional history of science and the sociology of scientific knowledge, in which ideas, intellectual processes, and indeed whole intellectual ‘disciplines’ are contextualized and historicized and in which the emergence, spread, and establishment of specific ideas is explained, at least partly, by reference to social and cultural factors.

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