Dr. Jörn Rüsen

 

Chair

Professor for General History and Historical Culture at the University of Witten/Herdecke.

Senior Fellow del Kulturwissenschaftliches-Institut (Instituto para el Estudio Avanzado de Humanidades), Essen.

Geschichte
Alfred-Herrhausen-Straße 50
P58448 Witten
Raum: E.131. Fakultät für Kulturreflexion
Tel. +49 (0)2302 / 926-816
e-mail: joern.ruesen@uni-wh.de

 

Some Recent Publications

Rüsen, J. (2014). Historik: Theorie der Geschichtswissenschaft. Wien & Köln: Böhlau Verlag.

Rüsen, J., ed. (2009). Humanism in Intercultural Perspective: Experiences and Expectations. New York: Transcript-Verlag.

Rüsen, J., ed. (2008). Time and History: The Variety of Cultures. New York: Berghahn Books.

 

Texts

Rüsen, J. (2009). "¿Qué es la cultura histórica?: Reflexiones sobre una nueva manera de abordar la historia". [Unpublished Spanish version of the German original text in K. Füssmann, H.T. Grütter and J. Rüsen, eds. (1994). Historische Faszination. Geschichtskultur heute. Keulen, Weimar and Wenen: Böhlau, pp. 3-26].

Rüsen, J. (2007). "How to make use of the past: salient issues of Metahistory". The Journal for Transdisciplinary Research in Southern Africa, vol. 3, no. 1, pp. 169-221.