Historicism Once More
Problems and Occasions for the American Scholar
Roy Harvey Pearce
A collection of some of Pearce's best-known essays on historical criticism in which he suggests a way of going beyond positivist historiography and formalist explication de texie toward a criticism which vitally engages the reader in what he reads and puts him m a position of judging himself and his culture, past and present.
First published in 1969.