A Companion to Western Historical Thought (Wiley Blackwell by Lloyd Kramer,Sarah Maza PDF

By Lloyd Kramer,Sarah Maza

This wide survey introduces readers to the main topics, figures, traditions and theories in Western old suggestion, tracing its evolution from biblical instances to the present.

  • Surveys the evolution of historic proposal within the Western global from biblical instances to the current day.
  • Provides scholars with the heritage to modern historic debates and approaches.
  • Serves as an invaluable reference for researchers and teachers.
  • Includes chapters via 24 prime historians.

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