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Dr. Michael Wildt is Professor of German History of the 20th Century/National Socialism at the Humboldt University in Berlin.


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Michael Wildt (Ed.)

Geschichte denken

Perspektiven auf die Geschichtsschreibung heute

1. Edition 2014
284 pages
ISBN 978-3-647-30068-9
Vandenhoeck & Ruprecht

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Today, history is being written about much differently than used to be the case: more variedly, more vividly, more grippingly. In modern historical writing humans and their actions stand at the center of attention – as well as their everyday life and their emotions. We learns about the many diverse experiences men and women have, and the symbolic forms they use to communicate with each other. Politics is considered an area of representation and power, economics as a marketplace for chances, and society as the attempt to establish cultural order. This volume collects contributions by renowned historians from the Humboldt University in Berlin, who show how they have come to think about and pursue historical matters. These studies stretch over many eras and give us an intellectually stimulating look at the diversity of modern historical thought.

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»Die Nützlichkeit geschichtlicher Betrachtungen für die Bewältigung der Gegenwart und die Ausrichtung auf eine gelingende Zukunft ist aufgrund der Lebensnähe der Ausführungen evident!«

schule.at (Franz Sedlak), 19.01.2015


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