Comparative and Transnational History: Central European by Heinz-Gerhard Haupt,Jürgen Kocka

By Heinz-Gerhard Haupt,Jürgen Kocka

Since the Seventies West German historiography has been one of many major arenas of overseas comparative historical past. It has produced vital empirical reviews fairly in social heritage in addition to methodological and theoretical reflections on comparative historical past. over the last two decades although, this process has felt strain from resources: cultural ancient methods, which tension microhistory and the development of cultural move at the one hand, international heritage and transnational techniques with emphasis on hooked up historical past at the different. This quantity introduces the reader to a couple of the main methodological debates and to contemporary empirical examine of German historians, who do comparative and transnational work.

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