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Theory and practice in historical study

a report of the Committee on Historiography.

Published by Social Science Research Council in New York .
Written in English.

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Table of Contents

Foreword, by Merle Curti.
Grounds for a reconsideration of historiography, by C.A. Beard.
Controlling assumptions in the practice of American historians, by J.H. Randall, Jr., and George Haines, IV.
What historians have said about the causes of the civil war, by H.K. Beale. Bibliography (p. 93-102)
Problems of terminology in historical writing: Note on the need for greater precision in the use of historical terms, by C.A. Beard. Illustrations, by Sidney Hook.
Propositions.
Selective reading list on historiography and the philosophy of history, by Ronald Thompson.

Edition Notes

Bibliography (p. 92-102)

Series
[Social Science Research Council] Bulletin, 54. 1946

Classifications

Dewey Decimal Class
907
Library of Congress
D13 .S6

The Physical Object

Pagination
2 p. l., vii-xi, 177 p.
Number of pages
177

ID Numbers

Open Library
OL6497249M
Internet Archive
theorypracticein0000soci
LC Control Number
46003597
OCLC/WorldCat
395002
Library Thing
2908217
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