Methods of historical research (2008/2009)

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Course code
4S00814
Name of lecturer
Paolo Golinelli
Number of ECTS credits allocated
4
Academic sector
M-STO/01 - MEDIEVAL HISTORY
Language of instruction
Italian
Location
VERONA
Period
Sem. II A dal Feb 23, 2009 al Apr 9, 2009.

Lesson timetable

Learning outcomes

To improve the approach to past and present history through the study of the instruments and of the methods of historical research, and through analysis of the very interesting figure of the historian Benedetto Bacchini (1651-1721).

Syllabus

Bibliography. Required reading:

16)E. LANZA – P. GOLINELLI, Elementi essenziali di archivistica, Bologna, Pàtron, 2003.
17)P. GOLINELLI, Benedetto Bacchini: l’uomo, lo storico, il maestro, Firenze, Olschki, 2003.

Students who don’t attend lessons must chose 1 (one) book from the following:
-M. BLOCH, Apologia della storia, Torino, Einaudi (varie edizioni).
-H. I. MARROU, La conoscenza storica, Bologna, Il Mulino, 1988.
-J. TOPOLSKI, Metodologia della ricerca storica, Bologna, Il Mulino, 1975.
-P. BEVILACQUA, Sull’utilità della storia, Milano, Donzelli, 2001.

A visit to an archive is required.

Assessment methods and criteria

Oral Exam.