1. Week 1: Introduction: Empiricism and von Ranke 4 items
    1. Inaugural lecture on the study of history - John Edward Emerich Acton 1906

      Document Required

  2. Week 2: The Annales Legacy 3 items
  3. Week 3: Marxist History 4 items
    1. Marx and History - Eric Hobsbawm January-February 1984

      Article Required

  4. Week 4: History and Nationalism 3 items
    1. Nations and nationalism since 1780: programme, myth, reality - E. J. Hobsbawm 1992, ©1990 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Pages 1-13: Introduction

    2. Imagined communities: reflections on the origin and spread of nationalism - Benedict R. O'G. Anderson 2006

      Book Required Read chapter 2: Cultural Roots and Chapter 3: The origins of national consciousness

    3. Pages 3-26: Introduction - Liah Greenfield 1992

      Chapter Required

  5. Week 5: Global History 3 items
    1. Pages 1-21: Introduction - C. A. Bayley 2004

      Chapter Required

  6. Week 6: The Rise of Indigenous History 2 items
    1. Dark emu: black seeds : agriculture or accident? - Bruce Pascoe 2014 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Pages 11-18: Introduction

    2. A Global History of Indigenous Peoples: Struggle and Survival - K. Coates 2004 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Pages 1-24: Introduction: Indigenous Peoples in the Age of Globalization

  7. Week 7: Gender in History 4 items
  8. Week 8: The History of Sexuality 2 items
    1. The History of Sexuality, vol. 1: An Introduction - Michel Foucault, Robert Hurley 1978

      Book Required Read parts 1: We "Other Victorians"; and, 2:The Repressive Hypothesis

  9. Week 9: Postmodernism 4 items
    1. Pages 51-75: Truth and Power - Michel Foucault, Paul Rabinow 1986

      Chapter Required

    2. History and Post-Modernism - Patrick Joyce, Catriona Kelly 1991

      Article Required

    3. History and Post-Modernism - Lawrence Stone, Gabrielle M. Spiegel 1992

      Article Required

  10. Week 10: The Place of Memory in History 4 items
    1. Pages 51-99: Memory - Jacques Le Goff 1992

      Chapter Required

  11. Week 11: The History of Animals and Humans 3 items
    1. Representing Animals - Nigel Rothfels c2002 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read chapter 1: A Left-Handed Blow: Writing the History of Animals

    2. Wild Man from Borneo: A Cultural History of the Orangutan - R. B. Cribb, Helen Tiffin, Helen Gilbert 2014 (electronic resource)

      Book Required Read Pages 1-9: Introduction and Chapter 10: Faces in the Mirror: Evolution, Intelligence, and Rights

  12. Week 12: "Big History" 4 items
    1. The Climate of History: Four Theses - Dipesh Chakrabarty 01/2009

      Article Required

  13. Week 13: History, Humanity, and AI 3 items
    1. The Study of information: interdisciplinary messages - Fritz Machlup, Una Mansfield c1983

      Book Required Read Pages 187-294: Intellectual Issues in the History of Artificial Intelligence

    2. Watch Will AI Enhance or Hack Humanity? - Fei-Fei Li, Yuval Noah Harari, Nicholas Thompson 05/01/2019

      Audio-visual document Required

  14. Other Learning Resources 20 items
    1. Telling the truth about history - Joyce Oldham Appleby, Lynn Avery Hunt, Margaret C. Jacob 1994

      Book Further

    2. The historian's craft - Marc Bloch 1953

      Book Further

    3. On history - Fernand Braudel c1980

      Book Further

    4. What is history now? - David Cannadine 2002 (electronic resource)

      Book Further

    5. What is history? - Edward Hallett Carr, Richard J. Evans 2001

      Book Further

    6. Is history fiction? - Ann Curthoys, John Docker 2010 (electronic resource)

      Book Further

    7. In defence of history - Richard J. Evans 2000

      Book Further

    8. History and theory: contemporary readings - Brian Fay 1998

      Book Further

    9. Historical theory - Mary Fulbrook 2002 (electronic resource)

      Book Further

    10. The new history and the old: critical essays and reappraisals - Gertrude Himmelfarb 2004

      Book Further

    11. The postmodern history reader - Keith Jenkins 1997

      Book Further

    12. Re-thinking history - Keith Jenkins 2015

      Book Further

    13. Manifestos for history - Keith Jenkins, Sue Morgan, Alun Munslow 2007 (electronic resource)

      Book Further

    14. History meets fiction - Beverley C. Southgate 2014 (electronic resource)

      Book Further

    15. Postmodernism in history: fear or freedom? - Beverley Southgate 2003 (electronic resource)

      Book Further

    16. Tropics of discourse: essays in cultural criticism - Hayden V. White 1978

      Book Further

  15. Past Central Exam Papers 1 item
    1. Past Central Exam Papers

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