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Metahistory. The Historical Imagination in Nineteenth-Century Europe.
Since its initial publication in 1973, Hayden White's Metahistory has remained an essential book for understanding the nature of historical writing. In this classic work, White argues that a deepExpand
The Value of Narrativity in the Representation of Reality
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
The content of the form: narrative discourse and historical representation
Hayden White probes the notion of authority in art and literature and examines the problems of meaning - its production, distribution, and consumption-in different historical epochs. In the end, heExpand
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
Historical Emplotment and the Problem of Truth in Historical Representation
Autor na primjeru prikazivanja Holokausta pokazuje presudan utjecaj nacina pripovjedanja u prikazivanju proslosti. Clanak spada među one radove koji preispituju epistemoloske osnove povijesneExpand
An Old Question Raised Again: Is Historiography Art or Science? (Response to Iggers)
(2000). An Old Question Raised Again: Is Historiography Art or Science? (Response to Iggers) Rethinking History: Vol. 4, No. 3, pp. 391-406.
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