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Title Rethinking modern European intellectual history / edited by Darrin M. McMahon and Samuel Moyn
Published New York, NY : Oxford University Press, [2014]


Description 1 online resource (xi, 305 pages)
Contents Introduction : interim intellectual history / Darrin M. McMahon and Samuel Moyn -- The return of the history of ideas? / Darrin M. McMahon -- Contextualism and criticism in the history of ideas / Peter E. Gordon -- Does intellectual history exist in France? : the chronicle of a renaissance foretold / Antoine Lilti -- On conceptual history / Jan-Werner Müller -- Scandalous relations : supplementing intellectual and cultural history / Judith Surkis -- Imaginary intellectual history / Samuel Moyn -- Has the history of the disciplines had its day? / Suzanne Marchand -- Cosmologies materialized : history of science and history of ideas / John Tresch -- Decentering sex : reflections on Freud, Foucault, and subjectivity in intellectual history / Tracie Matysik -- Can we see ideas? : on evocation, experience, and empathy / Marci Shore -- The space of intellect and the intellect of space / John Randolph -- The international turn in intellectual history / David Armitage -- Global intellectual history and the Indian political / Shruti Kapila -- Intellectual history and the interdisciplinary ideal / Warren Breckman
Summary This title provides a collection of essays by leading practitioners of modern European intellectual history, reflecting on the theoretical and methodological underpinnings of the field. The essays each attempt to assess their respective disciplines, giving an account of their development and theoretical evolution, while also reflecting on current problems, challenges, and possibilities
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Learning and scholarship -- Europe
HISTORY -- Europe -- Western.
Saber y erudición -- Europa
Intellectual life
Learning and scholarship
Europe -- Intellectual life.
Europe -- Civilization.
Europa -- Vida intelectual
Europa -- Civilización
Form Electronic book
Author McMahon, Darrin M., editor.
Moyn, Samuel, editor.
ISBN 9780199773022