European University Institute Library

Interpreting early modern Europe, edited by C. Scott Dixon and Beat Kümin

Label
Interpreting early modern Europe, edited by C. Scott Dixon and Beat Kümin
Language
eng
Index
index present
Literary Form
non fiction
Main title
Interpreting early modern Europe
Medium
electronic resource
Nature of contents
dictionariesbibliography
Oclc number
1099539087
Responsibility statement
edited by C. Scott Dixon and Beat Kümin
Series statement
Taylor & Francis eBooks
Summary
"Interpreting Early Modern Europe is a comprehensive collection of essays on the historiography of the early modern period (circa 1450-1800). Supported by extensive bibliographies, primary materials, and appendices with extracts from key secondary debates, Interpreting Early Modern Europe provides a systematic exploration of how historians have shaped the study of the early modern past. It is essential reading for students of early modern history"--, Provided by publisher.--, Provided by publisher
Table Of Contents
Introduction: Interpreting early modern Europe / C. Scott Dixon and Beat Kümin -- Medieval and modern / Euan Cameron -- Identities and encounters / Charles H. Parker -- Gender and social structures / Merry Wiesner-Hanks -- Renaissance / Edward Muir -- Reformations / C. Scott Dixon -- Media and communication / Mark Greengrass -- Material cultures / Bruno Blondé and Wouter Ryckboch -- The state / James Collins -- War and the military revolution / Christopher Storrs -- Expansion, space and people / Dagmar Freist -- Commerce and industry / Maarten Prak -- Science and reason / John Henry -- Popular cultures and witchcraft / Kathryn Edwards -- Political thought / Noah Dauber -- Enlightenment struggles / Dorinda Outram -- French revolution / Paul Hanson -- Turns and perspectives / Beat Kümin
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