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The Value of Narrativity in the Representation of Reality
  • H. White
  • Art, History
  • Critical Inquiry
  • 1 October 1980
To raise the question of the nature of narrative is to invite reflection on the very nature of culture and, possibly, even on the nature of humanity itself. So natural is the impulse to narrate, soExpand
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Figural Realism: Studies in the Mimesis Effect
"Hayden White...is the most prominent American scholar to unite historiography and literary criticism into a broader reflection on narrative and cultural understanding." --'The Johns Hopkins Guide toExpand
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Historiography and Historiophoty
ROBERT ROSENSTONE'S ESSAY RAISES AT LEAST TWO QUESTIONS that should be of eminent concern to professional historians. The first is that of the relative adequacy of what we might call "historiophoty"Expand
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The Narrativization of Real Events
  • H. White
  • History
  • Critical Inquiry
  • 1 July 1981
In their commentaries on my "Value of Narrativity in the Representation of Reality," Marilyn Waldman and Louis Mink raise issues having to do with the scope of my examples, on the one side, and whatExpand
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The Names of History: On the Poetics of Knowledge
If you get the printed book in on-line book store, you may also find the same problem. So, you must move store to store and search for the available there. But, it will not happen here. The book thatExpand
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Trusting the Tale: The Narrativist Turn in the Human Sciences*
noticed, there has recently been a virtual explosion of interest in narrative and in theorizing about narrative; and it has been detonated from a remarkable diversity of sites, both within andExpand
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