Unit

School Of Humanities And Communication Arts

Interpreting Australia: Australian Historians and HistoriographyWestern Sydney University Unit Code: 100963.3

Discipline: HISTORY

Student Contribution Band: 1

Level: 3

Credit Points: 10

Co ordinator
Andrew Moore


Unit Enrolment Restrictions
Successful completion of 60 credit points


Teaching Periods
Nothing on offer.

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About this Unit
The unit critically reflects on the practices and debates in the writing of Australian history. It examines the approaches of major Australian historians including Manning Clark, Geoffrey Blainey and Humphrey McQueen, as well as themes such as empiricism versus postmodernism, the 'new social history' and Marxism and Australian historiography.

Specialisations

KP1000.1HumanitiesCONTINUING
M1009.1History, Politics and PhilosophyCONTINUING
M1033.1History and Political ThoughtCONTINUING
SM1005.1History, Politics and PhilosophyCONTINUING
SM1041.1History and Political ThoughtCONTINUING




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