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Introduction

Mikhail Krom

Mikhail Krom is Professor of Comparative Studies in History at European University at St. Petersburg, Russia. He is the author of Historical Anthropology (2010) and The Widowed Tsardom: The Political Crisis in Russia in the 1530s and the 1540s (2010). He is also the editor of History and Anthropology: Interdisciplinary Studies at the Turn of the 21st Century (co-edited with David Sabean and Gadi Algazi, 2006) and The Routledge Handbook of Maritime Trade Around Europe 1300-1600 (co-edited with Wim Blockmans and Justyna Wubs-Mroziewicz, 2017). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Elizabeth Guyatt

Elizabeth Guyatt has translated from Russian since living and working in Moscow in the 1990s. She chaired the Translating Division of the Chartered Institute of Linguists from 2016-2018. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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An Introduction to Historical Comparison

Bloomsbury Academic, 2021

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...This book is an attempt to analyse the theory and practice of comparative historical research, drawing on accumulated academic experience from around the world up to the beginning of the twenty-first century. Comparison is an intrinsic part...

Conclusion

Mikhail Krom

Mikhail Krom is Professor of Comparative Studies in History at European University at St. Petersburg, Russia. He is the author of Historical Anthropology (2010) and The Widowed Tsardom: The Political Crisis in Russia in the 1530s and the 1540s (2010). He is also the editor of History and Anthropology: Interdisciplinary Studies at the Turn of the 21st Century (co-edited with David Sabean and Gadi Algazi, 2006) and The Routledge Handbook of Maritime Trade Around Europe 1300-1600 (co-edited with Wim Blockmans and Justyna Wubs-Mroziewicz, 2017). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Elizabeth Guyatt

Elizabeth Guyatt has translated from Russian since living and working in Moscow in the 1990s. She chaired the Translating Division of the Chartered Institute of Linguists from 2016-2018. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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An Introduction to Historical Comparison

Bloomsbury Academic, 2021

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...I began this book by enumerating several paradoxes of historical comparison, chief of which was the fact that although comparison in history has existed since Herodotus’s time, its status remains unclear even now: many modern scholars do...
...In 1946, as occupied Germany slowly began to recover from the destruction of the Second World War, German newspaper columnist and radio host Walther von Hollander stated: ‘Since the turn of the century, there has been repeated talk about...

Introduction: European Perspectives in Global History? Recent Development in Practicing Global History across the European Continent

Matthias Middell

Matthias Middell is Professor of Global History and Director of the Global and European Studies Institute at the University of Leipzig, Germany. He is the co-editor of The Routledge Companion to the French Revolution in World History (2015) and co-author of Transnational Challenges to National History Writing (2013). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The Practice of Global History : European Perspectives

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...A recent global turn in historiography Although world and universal histories have been written since the first historiographies were embarked upon, Hervé...

Cycling in the age of motoring

Neil Carter

Neil Carter is Senior Research Fellow at the International Centre for Sports History and Culture, De Montfort University, UK. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Cycling and the British : A Modern History

Bloomsbury Academic, 2021

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...In an early scene from the 1960 film Saturday Night and Sunday Morning, the main character, Arthur Seaton, is riding home on his bike – a racer – along with many of his fellow workers, after finishing his shift at the Raleigh factory...

Hitler becomes chancellor

Kylie Galbraith

Kylie Galbraith is Visiting Research Fellow at the University of Adelaide, Australia. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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The British Press and Nazi Germany : Reporting from the Reich, 1933–9

Bloomsbury Academic, 2021

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...On 30 January 1933, Adolf Hitler, leader of the National Socialist German Workers’ Party, was appointed chancellor of Germany by President Paul von Hindenburg. Hitler and his Nazi Party were not unknown to the British press. Since...

Comparison in political history

Mikhail Krom

Mikhail Krom is Professor of Comparative Studies in History at European University at St. Petersburg, Russia. He is the author of Historical Anthropology (2010) and The Widowed Tsardom: The Political Crisis in Russia in the 1530s and the 1540s (2010). He is also the editor of History and Anthropology: Interdisciplinary Studies at the Turn of the 21st Century (co-edited with David Sabean and Gadi Algazi, 2006) and The Routledge Handbook of Maritime Trade Around Europe 1300-1600 (co-edited with Wim Blockmans and Justyna Wubs-Mroziewicz, 2017). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Elizabeth Guyatt

Elizabeth Guyatt has translated from Russian since living and working in Moscow in the 1990s. She chaired the Translating Division of the Chartered Institute of Linguists from 2016-2018. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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An Introduction to Historical Comparison

Bloomsbury Academic, 2021

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...As the oldest form of historical writing, political history has long been an area of comparative research. Thus as far back as 1890 Langlois drew attention to numerous resemblances between...

Conclusion

Mary Spongberg

Mary Spongberg is Dean of Arts and Social Sciences and Professor of History at the University of Technology Sydney, Australia. She has published widely on the history of women & feminism, gender, and the body. She is the editor of the Companion to Women’s Historical Writing (2005) and is on the editorial board of Women’s History Review. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Women Writers and the Nation’s Past, 1790–1860 : Empathetic Histories

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...When I began this book, I thought of it as a set of case studies of women historians in the nineteenth century. Now, however, I have come to think of the book as documenting that which had been lost in the transition from Hume to Hallam...

Gaullism: A personal conservatism

Conservative Moments : Reading Conservative Texts

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...All my life I have had a certain idea of France. This is inspired as much by sentiment as by reason. What is affective in me tends to imagine France, like the princess in the fairy tale or the Madonna in the frescoes, as dedicated...

Of Postmen and Democracy: Sieyès’s Theory of Representation

Democratic Moments : Reading Democratic Texts

Bloomsbury Academic, 2018

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...More than two years ago, I undertook to demonstrate that the representative system will bring us to the highest levels of liberty and prosperity possible in our present situation. The ‘friends of the people’ at the time prevented me from...