The rise of historicism in Russia / Edward C. Thaden.

Author
Thaden, Edward C. [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York : Peter Lang, ©1999.
Description
viii, 374 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm

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Series
American university studies. Series IX, History ; v. 192. [More in this series]
Summary note
"Edward C. Thaden has examined in depth the rise of historicism in Russia. Focusing on the paradigm shift in the Russian historical thought from Enlightenment to historicism, Dr. Thaden begins in the eighteenth century and ends in 1879 with the death of S.M. Solovev, author of a monumental twenty-nine-volume history of Russia."--Jacket.
Bibliographic references
Includes bibliographical references (p. [337]-354) and index.
Contents
  • Part 1 The Professionalization of Historiography 7
  • 1. The Eighteenth Century 15
  • 2. Nikolai Mikhailovich Karamzin 47
  • 3. The University of Moscow 79
  • Part 2 Historicism 115
  • 4. Samarin and Solov'ev, 1819-1852 121
  • 5. Historicism Before the Polish Uprising 173
  • 6. From Poland to the Okrainy Rossii, 1863-1876 205
  • 7. Higher Criticism in Historical Interpretation 235.
ISBN
  • 0820440515 ((alk. paper))
  • 9780820440514 ((alk. paper))
LCCN
98010462
OCLC
38288661
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