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Dove va la storia economica? Metodi e prospettive. Secc. XIII-XVIII – Where is Economic History Going? Methods and Prospects from the 13th to the 18th Centuries

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  • Francesco Ammannati,

The book proposes to take stock of the situation of the studies of economic history of the pre-industrial age, in an attempt to grasp what – in the current state of European research – is the cultural scope and role of the discipline among the many specialisations of history and economic science.
It analyses the different approaches that have characterised the various European historiography schools over time, as well as the evolution and prospects of directions of research; it reflects on the analysis of the sources, the methods that are at the basis of their use, and the interpretative questions that they pose for the academic. Finally it proposes the inclusion of economic history within the more general context of research, through an interdisciplinary comparison between the method proper to this discipline and that of other economic and social sciences.

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Francesco Ammannati

Bocconi University, Italy - ORCID: 0000-0002-4820-4390

Francesco Ammannati has a PhD in Economic History (the analysis and historicisation of productive processes) and teaches economic history in the Faculty of Economics of the University of Florence. His main field of research is the economic history of pre-industrial Europe. His interests include the history of trade and the history of enterprise, with special focus on international commercial networks, production processes and corporate institutions.
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Book Title

Dove va la storia economica? Metodi e prospettive. Secc. XIII-XVIII – Where is Economic History Going? Methods and Prospects from the 13th to the 18th Centuries

Editors

Francesco Ammannati

Peer Reviewed

Number of Pages

576

Publication Year

2011

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© 2011 Author(s)

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CC BY-NC-ND 3.0 IT

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CC0 1.0

Publisher Name

Firenze University Press

DOI

10.36253/978-88-6453-287-5

ISBN Print

978-88-6453-283-7

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978-88-6453-287-5

eISBN (xml)

978-88-9273-647-4

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Atti delle «Settimane di Studi» e altri Convegni

Series Issn ISSN

2704-6354

Series E-Issn

2704-5668

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