A whole s ubject needs a whole treatm ent for unders

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Unformatted text preview: d the fulfillm ent of the national m ovem ent. All thes e approaches have value, but all s hare in the quality of being com partm ental. It is not enough to rem ove political his tory from its pedes tal of being the only kind of his tory worth having if it is m erely to put other types of his tory in its place. Too exclus ive an attention to econom ic, s ocial or adm inis trative his tory can be as s terile and m is leading as too m uch concentration on politics . A whole s ubject needs a whole treatm ent for unders tanding. A his torian m us t dis s ect his s ubject into its elem ents and then fus e them together again into an integrated whole. The true his tory of a country m us t contain all the features jus t cited but m us t pres ent them as parts of a s ingle cons is tent them e. 46.Which of the following m ay be the clos es t in m eaning to the s tatem ent "res tored India to Indian his tory?" a . In d ia n h is to ria n s b e g a n w ritin g In d ia n h is to ry b . Tra in e d 'h is to ria n s b e g a n w...
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