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Scientific History and Its Challengers

Eileen Ka-May Cheng

Eileen Cheng is Associate Professor in the History Faculty at Sarah Lawrence College. Her research interests include the American Revolution and the early American Republic, American and European intellectual history, and historiography. She has published numerous journal articles and one monograph - The Plain and Noble Garb of Truth: Nationalism and Impartiality in American Historical Writing. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Historiography: An Introductory Guide

Bloomsbury Continuum, 2012

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... 18, 2006), p. 71. Jameson, History , p. 144; Eileen Cheng, “Exceptional History? The Origins of Historiography in the United States,” History and Theory p. 47 (May 2008): pp. 200–12.Jameson reconciled...

What Is Historiography and Why Does It Matter

Eileen Ka-May Cheng

Eileen Cheng is Associate Professor in the History Faculty at Sarah Lawrence College. Her research interests include the American Revolution and the early American Republic, American and European intellectual history, and historiography. She has published numerous journal articles and one monograph - The Plain and Noble Garb of Truth: Nationalism and Impartiality in American Historical Writing. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Essays on Theory, Method and Historiography

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... from real history reveals the reluctance of historians to view themselves fully as historical subjects (Cheng 2008: 203). Hence the persistence of what Peter Novick has characterized as a “Whig” interpretation of historiography (Novick...

Enlightenment and Philosophical History

Eileen Ka-May Cheng

Eileen Cheng is Associate Professor in the History Faculty at Sarah Lawrence College. Her research interests include the American Revolution and the early American Republic, American and European intellectual history, and historiography. She has published numerous journal articles and one monograph - The Plain and Noble Garb of Truth: Nationalism and Impartiality in American Historical Writing. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Historiography: An Introductory Guide

Bloomsbury Continuum, 2012

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... and the Europe of his own time, declaring, It is the duty of the patriot to prefer and promote the exclusive interest and glory of his native country: but a philosopher may be permitted to enlarge his views, and to consider...

Social History, Fragmentation, and the Revival of Narrative

Eileen Ka-May Cheng

Eileen Cheng is Associate Professor in the History Faculty at Sarah Lawrence College. Her research interests include the American Revolution and the early American Republic, American and European intellectual history, and historiography. She has published numerous journal articles and one monograph - The Plain and Noble Garb of Truth: Nationalism and Impartiality in American Historical Writing. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Historiography: An Introductory Guide

Bloomsbury Continuum, 2012

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... John Higham, “The Cult of ‘American Consensus’ : Homogenizing Our History,” Commentary 27 (February 1959): pp. 93–100; Elaine Tyler May, “ ‘The Radical Roots of American Studies’: Presidential Address to the American Studies...

Romantic and Critical History

Eileen Ka-May Cheng

Eileen Cheng is Associate Professor in the History Faculty at Sarah Lawrence College. Her research interests include the American Revolution and the early American Republic, American and European intellectual history, and historiography. She has published numerous journal articles and one monograph - The Plain and Noble Garb of Truth: Nationalism and Impartiality in American Historical Writing. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Historiography: An Introductory Guide

Bloomsbury Continuum, 2012

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... 1970), pp. 139–50; Mark Phillips, “Macaulay, Scott, and the Literary Challenge to Historiography,” Journal of the History of Ideas 50 (1989): pp. 122–4; Eileen Cheng, The Plain and Noble Garb of Truth:...

History and Historiography in Global Perspective

Eileen Ka-May Cheng

Eileen Cheng is Associate Professor in the History Faculty at Sarah Lawrence College. Her research interests include the American Revolution and the early American Republic, American and European intellectual history, and historiography. She has published numerous journal articles and one monograph - The Plain and Noble Garb of Truth: Nationalism and Impartiality in American Historical Writing. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Historiography: An Introductory Guide

Bloomsbury Continuum, 2012

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... of the possibility that from perspectives other than those of its promoters, globalization may well appear to be a contemporary substitute for earlier paradigms of modernization –...

Art and Science in Renaissance and Early Modern Historical Writing

Eileen Ka-May Cheng

Eileen Cheng is Associate Professor in the History Faculty at Sarah Lawrence College. Her research interests include the American Revolution and the early American Republic, American and European intellectual history, and historiography. She has published numerous journal articles and one monograph - The Plain and Noble Garb of Truth: Nationalism and Impartiality in American Historical Writing. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Historiography: An Introductory Guide

Bloomsbury Continuum, 2012

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... in the preface to his Titles of Honour when he declared, It is said that all isles and continents (which are indeed but greater isles) are so seated, that there is none, but that, from some shore of it, another may be discovered. . . ....