Rethinking History: The Journal of Theory and Practice

This acclaimed journal allows historians in a broad range of specialities to experiment with new ways of presenting and interpreting history. Rethinking History challenges the accepted ways of doing history and rethinks the traditional paradigms, providing a unique forum in which practitioners and theorists can debate and expand the boundaries of the discipline.

Quarterly.

Publisher: 
Routledge
ISSN (print): 
13642529
ISSN (online): 
14701154

Latest articles

Historical re-enactment: narrativity, affect and the sublime
ONLINE EARLY
Hayden White and liberation historiography
ONLINE EARLY
Truth at 24 frames a second? A working dialogue between a film-maker and a historical consultant about the making of The Enigma of Frank Ryan
ONLINE EARLY
History, power and visual communication artefacts
ONLINE EARLY
History set into motion again
ONLINE EARLY
Relations to the past: a research agenda for historical theorists
ONLINE EARLY
For historians, even ‘historians of a postmodernist kind’, ‘presentation’ is the word.
ONLINE EARLY
The way it was?: fashioning history in Diary Film – I was 12 in’56
ONLINE EARLY
On ‘presence’ and conversing with the past: do historians communicate with the past?
ONLINE EARLY
Beyond the island story?: The opening ceremony of the London 2012 Olympic Games as public history
ONLINE EARLY
From narrative to action: Paul Ricoeur's reflections on history
ONLINE EARLY
Learning empathy through school history textbooks? A case study
ONLINE EARLY
More than true: the rhetorical function of counterfactuals in historiography
ONLINE EARLY
One hundred days of horror: portraying genocide in Rwanda
ONLINE EARLY
Rethinking Metahistory: The Historical imagination in nineteenth century Europe
ONLINE EARLY

Volume 19 (2)

Rethinking historical genres in the twenty-first century
vol. 19 (2): 145-157
Rethinking historical genres in the twenty-first century
vol. 19 (2): 145-157
Genre and history/historying
vol. 19 (2): 158-176
Genre and history/historying
vol. 19 (2): 158-176
Realist histories? When form clashes with function
vol. 19 (2): 177-192