Cover: History, Theory, Text in PAPERBACK

History, Theory, Text

Historians and the Linguistic Turn

Add to Cart

Product Details


$35.50 • £28.95 • €32.00

ISBN 9780674015845

Publication Date: 10/30/2004


336 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches


  • Preface
  • Introduction: An Overview
  • 1. Defending and Lamenting History
  • 2. Anglo-American Philosophy and the Historians
  • 3. Language and Structures
  • 4. The Territory of the Historian
  • 5. Narrative and History
  • 6. The New Intellectual History
  • 7. Texts and Contexts
  • 8. History, Theory, and Premodern Texts
  • Abbreviations and Frequently Cited Books
  • Notes
  • Index

Recent News

Black lives matter. Black voices matter. A statement from HUP »

From Our Blog

Cover: A Theory of Justice: Original Edition, by John Rawls, from Harvard University Press

John Rawls: Speaking in a Shared Political Language

On the occasion of the anniversary of the publication of A Theory of Justice, Andrius Gališanka, author of John Rawls: The Path to a Theory of Justice, reflects on some of Rawls’s ideas on moral and political reasoning