A Companion to Intellectual History (Wiley Blackwell Companions to World History) by Richard Whatmore, Brian Young
2015 | ISBN: 1118294807 | English | 472 pages | PDF | 3 MB
provides an in-depth survey of the practice of intellectual history as a discipline. Forty newly-commissioned chapters showcase leading global research with broad coverage of every aspect of intellectual history as it is currently practiced.
Presents an in-depth survey of recent research and practice of intellectual history
Written in a clear and accessible manner, designed for an international audience
Surveys the various methodologies that have arisen and the main historiographical debates that concern intellectual historians
Pays special attention to contemporary controversies, providing readers with the most current overview of the field
Demonstrates the ways in which intellectual historians have contributed to the history of science and medicine, literary studies, art history and the history of political thought