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The Resource History's Babel : scholarship, professionalization, and the historical enterprise in the United States, 1880-1940, Robert B. Townsend

History's Babel : scholarship, professionalization, and the historical enterprise in the United States, 1880-1940, Robert B. Townsend

Label
History's Babel : scholarship, professionalization, and the historical enterprise in the United States, 1880-1940
Title
History's Babel
Title remainder
scholarship, professionalization, and the historical enterprise in the United States, 1880-1940
Statement of responsibility
Robert B. Townsend
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1966-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Townsend, Robert B.
Dewey number
907.2/073
Index
index present
LC call number
D13.5.U6
LC item number
T69 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Historiography
  • History
  • Historians
Label
History's Babel : scholarship, professionalization, and the historical enterprise in the United States, 1880-1940, Robert B. Townsend
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
Building the historical enterprise, 1880 to 1910. Establishing a framework for "scientific" history scholarship ; Developing the tools and materials of history research ; Defining a profession of history teaching -- Cracks appear in the edifice of history, 1911 to 1925. Seeking refuge in professionalized scholarship ; Placing the tools and materials of research in "other hands" ; History teaching finds its own voice -- Scattering the historical enterprise, 1926 to 1940. The crisis of the "research men" ; Handing tools and materials over to others ; Teaching goes its own way, 1925-1940
Control code
783150233
Extent
pages cm.
Isbn
9780226923932
Isbn Type
(paperback : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2012017474
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)783150233
Label
History's Babel : scholarship, professionalization, and the historical enterprise in the United States, 1880-1940, Robert B. Townsend
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
Building the historical enterprise, 1880 to 1910. Establishing a framework for "scientific" history scholarship ; Developing the tools and materials of history research ; Defining a profession of history teaching -- Cracks appear in the edifice of history, 1911 to 1925. Seeking refuge in professionalized scholarship ; Placing the tools and materials of research in "other hands" ; History teaching finds its own voice -- Scattering the historical enterprise, 1926 to 1940. The crisis of the "research men" ; Handing tools and materials over to others ; Teaching goes its own way, 1925-1940
Control code
783150233
Extent
pages cm.
Isbn
9780226923932
Isbn Type
(paperback : alkaline paper)
Lccn
2012017474
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)783150233

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