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varieties of history: from Voltaire to the present

by Fritz Richard Stern

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Published by Vintage Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Historiography

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited, selected, and introduced by Fritz Stern.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsD13 .S82 1973
    The Physical Object
    Pagination528 p.
    Number of Pages528
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5414824M
    ISBN 10039471962X
    LC Control Number73006547

    THE VARIETIES OF HISTORY: FROM VOLTAIRE TO THE PRESENT [F. Stern] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying : F. Stern. Marxist historiography, or historical materialist historiography, is a school of historiography influenced by chief tenets of Marxist historiography are the centrality of social class and economic constraints in determining historical outcomes. While Marxist historians all follow the tenets of dialectical and historical materialism, the way Marxist historiography has developed in.

      texts All Books All Texts latest This Just In Smithsonian Libraries FEDLINK The varieties of history, from Voltaire to the present Item Preview remove-circle The varieties of history, from Voltaire to the present by Stern, Fritz Richard, Publication date TopicsPages: Auxiliary (or ancillary) sciences of history are scholarly disciplines which help evaluate and use historical sources and are seen as auxiliary for historical research. [page needed] Many of these areas of study, classification and analysis were originally developed between the 16th and 19th centuries by antiquaries, and would then have been regarded as falling under the broad heading of.

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The text includes influential works such as “The New Philosophical History” by Voltaire, “History as Biography” by Thomas Carlyle, and “A New Economic History” by R. Fogel. "I cannot imagine a more engaging and instructive introduction to the fascinations of historical writing than Fritz Stern's classic The Varieties of History/5(8).

"I cannot imagine a more engaging and instructive introduction to the fascinations of historical writing than Fritz Stern's classic The Varieties of History." —Arthur Schlesinger, Jr. City University of New York "This book contains not only an excellent selection of passages which characterize the ideas and the work of leading historians from the eighteenth to the twentieth/5.

From Voltaire to Marx and Engels, this anthology explores history from the viewpoint of historians. The text includes influential works such as "The New Philosophical History" by Voltaire, "History as Biography" by Thomas Carlyle, and "A New Economic History" by R.

Fogel. "I cannot imagine a more engaging and instructive introduction to the fascinations of historical writing than Fritz. This is a book by historians about history, personal reflections on an ancient but ever varying discipline.

As the present work will show, modern historians have written in a variety of genres, but the multiplicity of style cannot obscure the two basic tendencies which have affected all modern historians: the transformation of history into an academic discipline and society's growing demand /5(7).

Beginning with Voltaire and Barthold Niebuhr and progressing through Macaulay, Jaures, Turner, Trevelyan, Beard, Barzun, and ending with C. Vann Woodward, Stern focuses on different roles history has assumed over a period of thousands of years as well as the various genres and subtopics in which history has made itself a home/5(8).

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The varieties of history: from Voltaire to the present. London: Meridian Books. MLA Citation. Stern, Fritz Richard. The varieties of history: from Voltaire to the present / edited, selected and introduced by Fritz Stern Meridian Books London Australian/Harvard Citation.

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From Voltaire to Marx and Engels, this anthology explores history from the viewpoint of historians. The text includes influential works such as “The New Philosophical History” by Voltaire, “History as Biography” by Thomas Carlyle, and “A New Economic History” by R.

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Leopold von Ranke (German: [fɔn ˈʁaŋkə]; 21 December – 23 May ) was a German historian and a founder of modern source-based history. According to Caroline Hoefferle, "Ranke was probably the most important historian to shape [the] historical profession as it emerged in Europe and the United States in the late 19th century".

He was able to implement the seminar teaching method in. Beginning with Voltaire and Barthold Niebuhr and progressing through Macaulay, Jaures, Turner, Trevelyan, Beard, Barzun, and ending with C.

Vann Woodward, Stern focuses on different roles history has assumed over a period of thousands of years as well as the various genres and subtopics in which history has made itself a home/5. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stern, Fritz Richard, Varieties of history, from Voltaire to the present.

New York, Meridian Books, Régikönyvek, Fritz Stern - The varieties of history from Voltaire to the present - Fritz Richard Stern was a German-born American historian of German history, Jewish history and historiography.

He was a University Professor Emerit. The text includes influential works such as "The New Philosophical History" by Voltaire, "History as Biography" by Thomas Carlyle, and "A New Economic History" by R.

Fogel. "I cannot imagine a more engaging and instructive introduction to the fascinations of historical writing than Fritz Stern's classic The Varieties of History.

OCLC Number: Description: pages 19 cm: Contents: The new philosophical history: / Voltaire --The critical method / Barthold Niebuhr --The ideal of universal history / Leopold von Ranke --National history and liberalism / Augustin Thierry --History and literature / Thomas Babington Macaulay --History as biography / Thomas Carlyle --History as a National epic / Jules Michelet.

Buy Varieties of History: From Voltaire to the Present 56 edition () by Fritz R. Stern for up to 90% off at : Vintage Books. In the latter, Voltaire took a unique approach to tracing the progression of world civilization by focusing on social history and the arts.

'Candide' Voltaire.Additional Physical Format: Online version: Stern, Fritz, Varieties of history, from Voltaire to the present. New York, World Pub., Times Mirror [©].