About Trevelyan

United Kingdom, 1971

Film
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Episode of Series “Introduction to History”.
A discussion between four academic historians about the ways in which the discipline of history, as they study and teach it, makes demands which sharply differentiates it from other kinds of history. They relate these points in the first place to the virtues and defects of some of the work of G. M. Trevelyan. Then B. Dodson of York University, discusses a newspaper series called “The Making of the British” and shows five points at which it departs from what he would consider professional standards of history.

Credits

producer

Peter Scroggs

production company

Open University

BBC-TV

Language

English

Duration

00:24:00:00

Colour

Colour

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