Coverart for item
The Resource Historians in public : the practice of American history, 1890-1970, Ian Tyrrell

Historians in public : the practice of American history, 1890-1970, Ian Tyrrell

Label
Historians in public : the practice of American history, 1890-1970
Title
Historians in public
Title remainder
the practice of American history, 1890-1970
Statement of responsibility
Ian Tyrrell
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tyrrell, Ian R
Index
index present
LC call number
E175
LC item number
.T975 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Historiography
  • United States
  • Historians
  • Historians
  • Historiography
  • Historiography
  • Public history
  • Popular culture
Label
Historians in public : the practice of American history, 1890-1970, Ian Tyrrell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-328) and index
Contents
What's wrong with history? the contemporary context -- The great Jeremiad: the history of historical specialization -- Searching for the general reader: professional historians, amateurs, and nonacademic audiences, 1890-1939 -- The crusade against pedantry and its aftermath: Allan Nevins and friends, 1930s-1950s -- Movies made history and history made movies -- Radio days: how the American Historical Association sought to meet a mass culture -- Contesting the retreat from the schools: progressives and teachers before World War II -- The patriots' call: American history and the school curriculum in war and peace -- Going public: public and applied history, 1890-1930 -- History making in the New Deal state -- States of war: World War II, the Cold War, and remaking history -- The state, the local, and the national: connecting and disconnecting with public audiences
Control code
57754492
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 348 p.
Isbn
9780226821948
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005003459
Label
Historians in public : the practice of American history, 1890-1970, Ian Tyrrell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 257-328) and index
Contents
What's wrong with history? the contemporary context -- The great Jeremiad: the history of historical specialization -- Searching for the general reader: professional historians, amateurs, and nonacademic audiences, 1890-1939 -- The crusade against pedantry and its aftermath: Allan Nevins and friends, 1930s-1950s -- Movies made history and history made movies -- Radio days: how the American Historical Association sought to meet a mass culture -- Contesting the retreat from the schools: progressives and teachers before World War II -- The patriots' call: American history and the school curriculum in war and peace -- Going public: public and applied history, 1890-1930 -- History making in the New Deal state -- States of war: World War II, the Cold War, and remaking history -- The state, the local, and the national: connecting and disconnecting with public audiences
Control code
57754492
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xii, 348 p.
Isbn
9780226821948
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2005003459

Library Locations

    • Copley LibraryBorrow it
      5998 Alcalá Park, San Diego, CA, 92110-2492, US
      32.771354 -117.193327
Processing Feedback ...