Studying History

Jeremy Black, Donald MacRaild

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    The fourth edition of has been thoroughly revised to reflect the changing nature of the discipline. With advice on writing essays and dissertations and preparing for exams, the skills section has also been expanded to include group work and oral presentations, and deals with using the Internet for assignments.This best-selling guide will helps students get to grips with the larger themes and issues behind historical study, while also showing you how to formulate your own ideas in a clear, analytical style. Fully updated throughout, further advice on using web-based sources and avoiding plagiarism will equip readers with the tools needed to succeed on college and university courses.
    Original languageEnglish
    Place of PublicationBasingstoke
    PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
    Number of pages272
    ISBN (Print)9781137478597
    Publication statusPublished (in print/issue) - 1 Nov 2016


    • History
    • historiography
    • theory
    • methods
    • philosophy of history
    • study skills.


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