History and Historians: A Historiographical Introduction
History and Historians
A Historiographical Introduction
Mark T. Gilderhus
This concise, best-selling volume presents a thorough and comprehensive overview of Western historical thinking from ancient times until the present. History and Historians surveys the main issues and problems in areas such as historiography, philosophy of history, and historical methodolog...more
"Although particularities and divergences of many so ...more
Gilderhus is largely unable to keep his biases hidden, and holds a great contempt for the Enlightenment thinkers, primarily Voltaire. Gilderhus simultaneously critic ...more
There are much better books out there, and one cannot help but wonder what kind of incentive the institute has with some of the academic publishers.