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Setting the Standards Institutions, Networks and Communities of National Historiography by Ilaria Porciani

Setting the Standards Institutions, Networks and Communities of National Historiography

Part of the Writing the Nation Series


Setting the Standards Institutions, Networks and Communities of National Historiography by Ilaria Porciani

Institutions, networks and communities standardized the historical discipline and profession in the nineteenth and twentieth century, in both the old and the new European nation states. This collection focuses on the growth of the infrastructure of historiography: the archives, journals, biographical dictionaries and the historical museums.

About the Author

MONIKA BAAR Rosalind Franklin Fellow and Senior Lecturer at the University of Groningen, the Netherlands ERNST BRUCKMUELLER Scientific Director of the Institute Austrian Historical Biography (Austrian Academy of Sciences) in Vienna, Austria JEAN-PIERRE CHALINE Emeritus Professor of Contemporary History of the University of Paris-Sorbonne, France GABRIELE B. CLEMENS Chair for Modern History and Regional History at Saarland University in Saarbrucken, Germany NEIL EVANS Honorary Research Fellow in the School of History and Archaeology at Cardiff University, UK IDESBALD GODDEERIS Associate Professor in the Subfaculty of History at the University of Leuven, Belgium FRANK HADLER Honorary Professor for Cultural History of East Central Europe at Leipzig University, Germany IRENE HERRMANN Senior Lecturer in the Department of History at the University of Geneva, Switzerland GABRIELE LINGELBACH Full Professor of Contemporary Global History at Bamberg University, Germany MONIKA MANDELI?KOVA PhD student at Olomouc University, Czech Republic FRANZISKA METZGER Lecturer in Contemporary History at the University of Fribourg, Switzerland CLAUS MOLLER JORGENSEN Associate Professor in Theory, Methods and History of Historical Science, Department of History and Area Studies, University of Aarhus, Denmark MAURO MORETTI Full Professor of Contemporary History at the Universita per Stranieri in Siena, Italy JAN EIVIND MYHRE Professor of Modern History in the Department of Archaeology, Conservation and History at the University of Oslo, Norway MARY O?DOWD Professor of Gender History at Queen?s University Belfast EMMANUELLE PICARD Researcher at the Ecole normale superieure de Lyon / Institut francais d?education ATTILA POK Deputy Director of the Institute of History of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences in Budapest, Hungary ILARIA PORCIANI Professor of Modern and Contemporary History and the History of Historiography at the University of Bologna, Italy LUTZ RAPHAEL Professor of Contemporary History at the University of Trier, Germany LLUIS ROURA Y AULINAS Professor in the Department of Modern History at the Universitat Autonoma de Barcelona, Spain DANIELA SAXER Researcher at the University of Zurich, Switzerland MARCELLO VERGA Professor of Early Modern History at the University of Florence, Italy TOM VERSCHAFFEL Professor of History at the University of Leuven, Belgium MICHAEL VOESSING PhD student at the Historical Institute at the University of Mannheim, Germany

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Publication date

30th November 2012


Ilaria Porciani

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Palgrave Macmillan


436 pages


European history
Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900
20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000



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