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Response to Review of Making History: The Historian and the Uses of the Past

Contrary to what Alun Munslow’s review suggests I share his view that the writing of history is fundamentally a constructivist endeavour. The historian’s creative role is crystallised in his/her final account as a text that is devised to support the interpretation of the past s/he has arrived at. Yet, the common philosophical stance notwithstanding, IContinue reading “Response to Review of Making History: The Historian and the Uses of the Past”