Rich, vivid, but ignored: history in European studies

Mourlon-Druol, E. (2015) Rich, vivid, but ignored: history in European studies. Politique europeenne, 4(50), pp. 56-69. (doi:10.3917/poeu.050.0056)

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Abstract

This article examines the place of history as a discipline in the wider field of European studies in 2015. It first observes that history is largely marginalised both in public and academic debates about Europe’s current predicament, and explores the possible reasons for this state of affairs. It then brings to the fore the emergence of a rich and vivid historiography in the last decade, and argues that the latter leaves no excuse to colleagues from other disciplines for not engaging with historians’ work of immediate intellectual relevance to their field of inquiry.

Item Type:Articles
Status:Published
Refereed:Yes
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Mourlon-Druol, Professor Emmanuel
Authors: Mourlon-Druol, E.
College/School:College of Social Sciences > Adam Smith Business School
Journal Name:Politique europeenne
Publisher:Editions L' Harmattan
ISSN:1623-6297
ISSN (Online):2105-2875
Copyright Holders:Copyright © 2015 Editions L' Harmattan
First Published:First published in Politique europeenne 4(50):56-69
Publisher Policy:Reproduced in accordance with the copyright policy of the publisher

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