What is History?

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A. A. Knopf, 1962 - History - 209 pages
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A philosophical interpretation of history, examining the significance of historical study as a science and a reflection of social values.

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Good insights, but dry prose. - Goodreads
It's a great introduction to studying history. - Goodreads
It's still a great introduction to historiography. - Goodreads

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User Review  - Marut Lucky - Goodreads

This is the third time i am reading this book.Although the title of the book seem that it might be easy to read. But it is not so. only when you have read a lot of history and philosophicial ... Read full review

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User Review  - NW Martin - Goodreads

Welcome to the birth of social history as we know it. Perspectivism is fine. Carr was fine, but some historians take his ideology further than it should. Too many social histories skew the facts to ... Read full review

Contents

I THE HISTORIAN AND His FACTS
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SOCIETY AND THE INDIVIDUAL
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HISTORY SCIENCE AND MORALITY
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