Theoretical Discussions of Biography : Approaches from History, Microhistory, and Life Writing.

Biography has been around at least since the time of Christ, but it was not called that until the late seventeenth century, and even then it was conflated with other terms to describe essentially the same activity. Developed over centuries there has been surprisingly little systematical theoretical...

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Main Author: Renders, Hans.
Other Authors: Haan, Binne de.
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Lewiston : Edwin Mellen Press, 2012.
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Table of Contents:
  • THEORETICAL DISCUSSIONS OF BIOGRAPHY: Approaches from History, Microhistory, and Life Writing; Copyright Page; Table of Contents; Foreword; Acknowledgements; Chapter 1
  • Introduction; Section I
  • Historiography of Biography Studies; Chapter 2; Chapter 3; Chapter 4; Section II
  • Biography and History; Chapter 5; Chapter 6; Chapter 7; Section III
  • Biography and Microhistory; Chapter 8; Chapter 9; Chapter 10; Chapter 11; Section IV
  • Biography and Life Writing; Chapter 12; Chapter 13; Chapter 14; Appendices; Chapter 15; Chapter 16; Chapter 17; Chapter 18; Chapter 19; Chapter 20
  • List of IllustrationsIllustration 1; Illustration 2; Illustration 3; Illustration 4; Contributors; Bibliography; Index