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Threads and Traces True False Fictive

ISBN-10: 0520274482
ISBN-13: 9780520274488
Edition: 2012
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Description: Carlo Ginzburg's new essay collection takes a bold stand against naive positivism & allegedly sophisticated neo-skepticism. It looks into questions raised by decades of post-structuralism: What constitutes historical truth? How do we draw a boundary  More...

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Book details

List price: $24.95
Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: University of California Press
Publication date: 9/2/2012
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 336
Size: 5.50" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 0.946
Language: English

Carlo Ginzburg's new essay collection takes a bold stand against naive positivism & allegedly sophisticated neo-skepticism. It looks into questions raised by decades of post-structuralism: What constitutes historical truth? How do we draw a boundary between truth & fiction? What is the relationship between history & memory?

Carlo Ginzburgis retired from Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa (Italy). He is the author of numerous books that have been translated into English includingThe Cheese and the Worms: The Cosmos of a Sixteenth-Century Miller.

List of Illustrations
Introduction
Description and Citation
The Conversion of the Jews of Minorca (A.D. 417-418)
Montaigne, Cannibals, and Grottoes
Proofs and Possibilities: Postscript to Natalie Zemon Davis, The Return of Martin Guerre
Paris, 1647: A Dialogue on Fiction and History
The Europeans Discover (or Rediscover) the Shamans
Tolerance and Commerce: Auerbach Reads Voltaire
Anacharsis Interrogates the Natives: A New Reading of an Old Best Seller
Following the Tracks of Isra�l Bertuccio
The Bitter Truth: Stendhal's Challenge to Historians
Representing the Enemy: On the French Prehistory of the Protocols
Just One Witness: The Extermination of the Jews and the Principle of Reality
Details, Early Plans, Microanalysis: Thoughts on a Book by Siegfried Kracauer
Microhistory: Two or Three Things That I Know about It
Witches and Shamans
Notes
Index

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