What does it mean to the historical enterprise when texts are forced to fit the logic of a modern person, when…

What does it mean to the historical enterprise when texts are forced to fit the logic of a modern person, when modern logic is privileged at the expense of the logic of the subjects themselves?

This is a pivotal question for the study of history. I’m not surprised it’s April Deconick asking it. Social and cultural context is everything, folks.

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