Writing History: Truth and Ideology

Publication Type:

Journal Article

Source:

The New Leam, Volume 3, Issue 22-23, p.5-7 (2017)

URL:

http://thenewleam.com/2017/03/writing-history-truth-and-ideology-by-shalini-dixit-and-bharat-chandra-rout/

Abstract:

<p>We carry our history with us. How is this history constituted? Is there an ‘objective’ history? Or is it always ideological? Here is piece that throws light on this question—particularly in the context of India where contesting political groups seek to perceive history through their ideologies of nationalism</p>