Journals Higher Education



Published: 08 December 2016

794 Pages

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780199459704

Bookseller Code (06)

Historiography in the Modern World

Western and Indian Perspectives

Shashi Bhushan Upadhyay

  • Coversthe study of pre-modern historiography in the western and Asian worlds; and traces the trajectory of history writing from the onset of modernity to the postcolonial times;
  • Imparts special focus on Indian historiography, and discusses the contemporary debates on feminist history, labour history, post-modern and post-structural phases, and Marxist historiography;
  • Presents a lucid, reader friendly text interspersed with boxes and interesting facts and extracts to engage the reader;
  • Provides further readings at the end of each chapter.

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