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    DescriptionEminent contributors include Alan Atkinson, Graeme Davison, Greg Dening, John Hirst, Beverley Kingston, Marilyn Lake, and Iain McCalman. They not only ask but answer the hard questions about writing and researching history. How do historians choose their histories? What sort of emotional investment do they make in their subjects, and how do they control their sympathies? How do they deal with unpalatable discoveries? To whom are historians responsible? And for whom are they entitled to speak? Intellectually provocative, often personally revealing, always engaged, The Historian's Conscience is a 'must read'.


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    Title
    The Historian's Conscience
    Subtitle
    Australian Historians on the Ethics of History
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Stuart Macintyre
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 166
    Width: 130 mm
    Height: 196 mm
    Thickness: 14 mm
    Weight: 299 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780522851397
    ISBN 10: 0522851398
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    Publisher
    Melbourne University Press
    Imprint name
    Melbourne University Press
    Publication date
    30 July 2005
    Publication City/Country
    Carlton
    Author Information
    Stuart Macintyre is Ernest Scott Professor of History, Dean of Arts and Laureate Professor at the University of Melbourne. His books include The History Wars; A Colonial Liberalism; A History for a Nation (MUP); The Oxford History of Australia, vol. 4; and The Reds: The Communist Party of Australia from Origins to Illegality.