History of Historiography (2010/2011)

Course code
4S00809
Name of lecturer
Gian Paolo Romagnani
Coordinator
Gian Paolo Romagnani
Number of ECTS credits allocated
6
Other available courses
Academic sector
M-STO/02 - MODERN HISTORY
Language of instruction
Italian
Period
Sem. 1A, Sem. 1B

Lesson timetable

Sem. 1A
Day Time Type Place Note
Thursday 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM lesson Lecture Hall 2.3 from Oct 18, 2010  to Nov 14, 2010
Friday 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall 2.3 from Oct 18, 2010  to Nov 14, 2010
Sem. 1B
Day Time Type Place Note
Thursday 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM lesson Lecture Hall 2.3  
Friday 9:30 AM - 12:00 PM lesson Lecture Hall 2.3  

Learning outcomes

The course of History of the historiography is established to deepen the problems and the methods that undergo to the job of the historian, introducing him/it student to some "secrets of the work." The course is established besides to put the student able of "to read critically" and of "to understand" a book of history intended as "produced of the job of the historian." This doesn't only mean to organically know its content, but rather to decompose trying him/it to gather the following elements: to) from what problem the author has moved to write; b) qual is the run of search it is behind you; c) in what type of culture of it inserts (I contest historical, political, philosophical, ideological, religious); d) what sources are been used and as; and) what methodological approaches have been adopted; f) what new contribution the book has brought to the historical discipline.

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