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Picturing history) 1. World history Pictorial works 2. History Sources Pictorial works 3. Photography in historiography I. Title 909 isbn 1. .This book is primarily concerned with the use of images as historical.

Picturing history) 1. Title 909 isbn 1 86189 092 3. Contents. It is written both to encourage the use of such evidence and to warn potential users of some of the possible pitfalls. In the last generation or so, historians have widened their interests considerably to include not only political events, economic trends and social structures but also the history of mentalities, the history of everyday life, the history of material culture, the history of the body and so on.

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Eyewitnessing evaluates the place of images among other kinds of historical evidence. the Bayeux Tapestry, an engraving of a printing press, a reconstruction of a building), Peter Burke sheds light on our assumption that these practical uses are Eyewitnessing evaluates the place of images among other kinds of historical evidence. Похожие книги: Eyewitnessing (Reaktion Books - Picturing History). от 713. The Historical Anthropology of Early Modern Italy. the Bayeux Tapestry, an engraving of a printin. This volume presents an original view of the culture of от 2619. This volume presents an original view of the culture of от 5974.

This text evaluates the place of images among other kinds of historical evidence. the Bayeux Tapestry, an engraving of a printing press, a reconstruction of a building), the author sheds light on our assumption that these practical uses are "reflections" of specific historical meanings and influences. He also shows how this assumption can be problematic.

Eyewitnessing evaluates the place of images among other kinds of historical evidence Burke describes and evaluates these approaches, concluding that they are insufficient. the Bayeux Tapestry, an engraving of a printing press, a reconstruction of a building), Peter Burke sheds light on our assumption that these practical uses are 'reflections' of specific historical meanings and influences. Burke describes and evaluates these approaches, concluding that they are insufficient.

Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Eyewitnessing: The Uses of.Peter Burke is professor of cultural history at the University of Cambridge, UK. His books includeWhat is Cultural History? and Popular Culture in Early Modern Europe.

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This text evaluates the place of images among other kinds of historical evidence. By reviewing the many varieties of images by region, period and medium, and looking at the pragmatic uses of images (e.g. the Bayeux Tapestry, an engraving of a printing press, a reconstruction of a building), the author sheds light on our assumption that these practical uses are "reflections" of specific historical meanings and influences. He also shows how this assumption can be problematic.
Eyewitnessing: The Uses of Images in Historical Writing (Picturing History) download epub
History & Criticism
Author: Peter Burke
ISBN: 1861890923
Category: Arts & Photography
Subcategory: History & Criticism
Language: English
Publisher: Reaktion Books; First Edition edition (May 1, 2001)
Pages: 176 pages