More than twenty years after Clues, Myths, and the Historical Method was first published in English, this extraordinary collection remains a. “In the diversity of methods and objects of analysis it offers, Clues, Myths, and the Historical Method offers a fresh perspective on this Italian historian who has. Clues, Myths, and the Historical Method. By Carlo Ginzburg (Baltimore,. Maryland : Johns Hopkins University Press, xvii plus pp. $). Best known.
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Clues, Myths and the Historical Method by Carlo Ginzburg
Contents Notes on a Modenese Trial of Most users should sign anr with their email address. Only hindsight allows some understanding. Sort of interesting to read I guess but probably not something I would ever One of the two chapters I read was about an “evidential paradigm”, tracing a supposed mtyhs from prehistoric hunters tracking animals, to ancient divination techniques and Hippocratic medicine, to connoisseurs of European paintings, Freud, Gibzburg Holmes and contrasting these ways of knowledge to scientific positivism.
Trivia About Clues, Myths and The other was comparing the practices of judges during the Inquisition to those of anthropologists.
The Inquisitor as Anthropologist. In his new preface, Ginzburg reflects on how easily we miss the context in which we read, write, and live.
Clues, Myths, and the Historical Method
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A Problem of Method. Open Preview See a Problem? Acknowledging his debt to art history, psychoanalysis, comparative religion, and anthropology, Ginzburg challenges us to histprical these cultural and social dimensions.
In the influential centerpiece of the volume Carlo Ginzburg places historical knowledge in a long tradition of cognitive practices and shows how a research strategy based on reading clues and traces embedded in the historical record reveals otherwise hidden information. Liviu rated it really liked it Jan 25, Want to Read Currently Reading Read.
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