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The Resource Architects of world history : researching the global past, edited by Kenneth R. Curtis and Jerry H. Bentley

Architects of world history : researching the global past, edited by Kenneth R. Curtis and Jerry H. Bentley

Label
Architects of world history : researching the global past
Title
Architects of world history
Title remainder
researching the global past
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kenneth R. Curtis and Jerry H. Bentley
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"Architects of World History presents an innovative collection of original essays by leading scholars associated with World History, exploring through intellectual autobiography the ideas, challenges, and inspirations that are shaping the field. Features original, accessible contributions from pioneering scholars in the field. Offers insights into the process of developing a workable world history research topic and the experience of professional life as a world historian. Points to methodological challenges; the scholar's current research agenda in relation to the development of world history; and future directions anticipated for key areas within world history"--
Assigning source
Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
907.2/022
Index
index present
LC call number
D13
LC item number
.A69 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1949-2012
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Curtis, Kenneth Robert
  • Bentley, Jerry H.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World history
  • Historians
  • Historiography
  • HISTORY / Historiography
  • HISTORY / Historiography / bisacsh
  • Historians / Biography
  • Historiography / Methodology
  • World history / Historiography
  • Geschichtstheorie
  • Weltgeschichte
Label
Architects of world history : researching the global past, edited by Kenneth R. Curtis and Jerry H. Bentley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Architects of World History / Kenneth R. Curtis -- En Route to World Environmental History / J.R. McNeill -- Gender Intersections / Merry Wiesner-Hanks -- No Great Divergence : Reaching World History Through East Asian Studies / Kenneth Pomeranz -- Cultural and Religious Exchanges / Dominic Sachsenmaier -- Law and World History / Lauren Benton -- Africa in the World : From National Histories to Global Connections / Kerry Ward -- Big History / David Christian -- In Search of a Global Cultural History / Jerry Bentley with Karen Jolly
Control code
860824952
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 242 pages
Isbn
9781118294857
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2013042708
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)860824952
Label
Architects of world history : researching the global past, edited by Kenneth R. Curtis and Jerry H. Bentley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Architects of World History / Kenneth R. Curtis -- En Route to World Environmental History / J.R. McNeill -- Gender Intersections / Merry Wiesner-Hanks -- No Great Divergence : Reaching World History Through East Asian Studies / Kenneth Pomeranz -- Cultural and Religious Exchanges / Dominic Sachsenmaier -- Law and World History / Lauren Benton -- Africa in the World : From National Histories to Global Connections / Kerry Ward -- Big History / David Christian -- In Search of a Global Cultural History / Jerry Bentley with Karen Jolly
Control code
860824952
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 242 pages
Isbn
9781118294857
Isbn Type
(cloth)
Lccn
2013042708
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)860824952

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