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Profiles of the Past book. Profiles of the Past: A Collection of Writings from Lyon County's Historian.
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David Robert Walker (born 12 November 1945) is an Australian academic historian who has been the professor of Australian studies at Deakin University since 1991. He is a leading authority in the study of Australian perceptions of Asia. Walker was born in Adelaide in 1945 and received his early education in rural South Australian schools where his father was a teacher.
Important and timely, this fascinating collection of tales from a multitude of repositories and record offices removes all sorts of archives from the historian’s grasp (though there are many extraordinary and brave historians writing here) and restores their meaning to politics and society, to the telling of individual and collective pasts. Carolyn Steedman, author of Dust: The Archive and Cultural History.
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For Trevor-Roper, history was full of contingency, and the story of the past was resolved by accident and through the particular choices . A notable thesis propagated by Trevor-Roper was the general crisis of the 17th century.
For Trevor-Roper, history was full of contingency, and the story of the past was resolved by accident and through the particular choices that particular individuals made in the time at question. Though Trevor-Roper often acknowledged the impact of social trends upon history, in his view, it was the actions of the individuals that made the difference. However, in his studies of early modern Europe, Trevor-Roper did not focus exclusively upon political history, but rather sought to examine the interaction between the political, intellectual, social and religious trends of the period.
This book represents a collection of papers analysing Ammianus's writings from a variety of.its assertion of truthfully telling the story of the past.
This book represents a collection of papers analysing Ammianus's writings from a variety of perspective, including Ammianus as historian of, and participant in, Julian's Persian campaign, his identification with traditional religious attitudes and values in Rome and his view of the Persian Magi. The contributors engage especially with the concept of self-identification. This collection of studies by eminent Catholic historians moves the discussion to a new level.