O Oeste historiográfico norte-americano: a Frontier Thesis vs. a New Western History

Arthur Lima de Avila

Resumo


Este artigo busca comparar dois projetos historiográficos antagônicos, a frontier thesis, de Frederick Jackson Turner (1861-1932), e a NewWestern History, movimento de fins da década de 80 do século XX, atentando para os diferentes “Oestes” historiográficos que construíram.

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Frontier thesis; New Western History; Historiografia

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.22456/1983-201X.6379

Anos 90 - Revista do Programa de Pós-Graduação em História da Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul