By Francesca Carnevali,Julie Marie Strange
Written by way of prime overseas students, Twentieth Century Britain investigates key moments, issues and identities some time past century. attractive with state-of-the-art study and debate, the essays within the quantity mix dialogue of the foremost concerns at the moment preoccupying historians of the 20 th century with transparent counsel on new instructions within the theories and methodologies of contemporary British social, cultural and fiscal historical past. Divided into 3, the 1st part of the booklet addresses key thoughts historians use to contemplate the century, significantly, type, gender and nationwide identification. Organised chronologically, the publication then explores topical thematic concerns, similar to multicultural Britain, faith and citizenship. Representing alterations within the box, a few chapters symbolize more moderen fields of historic inquiry, reminiscent of modernity and sexuality.
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20th Century Britain: Economic, Cultural and Social Change by Francesca Carnevali,Julie Marie Strange