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Christopher Cameron

Five Approaches To Intellectual History

The following guest post by Christopher Cameron was first published at the Blog of the African American Intellectual History Society (AAIHS).  During the #BlkTwitterstorians chat on AAIHS a few days ago, we began by discussing what intellectual history is, as well as what it means to study African American intellectual history. The 140 character limit on Twitter, as well as the 15 minutes we spent on each question, did not allow me to answer as fully as I would have liked. I did offer a few thoughts on common approaches in the broader field of intellectual history but want to Read more