The Dialectics of Inquiry Across the Historical Social Sciences
|Series title:||Routledge Studies in Social and Political Thought Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $145.00|
| Book Description: |
This book turns conventional global-historical analysis on its head, demonstrating, first, that local events cannot be derived -- logically or historically -- from large-scale, global-historical structures and processes and, second, that it is these structures and processes that, in fact, emerge from our analysis of local events. This is made evident via an analysis of three disparate events: the New York City Draft Riots, AIDS in Mozambique, and a 2007 flood in central Uruguay. In...