Historiography means the history of history writing or in other word the art of writing past records or accounts. It is different from the collection of historical evidence, the editing of the historical sources, thoughts and imaginations parse but it
Historiography is American German relations from the end of the Civil War up to the First World War is a rather obscure subject. Rather than having its own specialized and narrow individualized study, it is studied primarily in thematic articles
What is main topic or issue addressed? Origin: Who wrote (or said or produced) the source? Who created it? When and where was it written (spoken or produced)? When and where was it published? Purpose: Why was this source produced?
Driving Question: How does the media shape how we see others and ourselves? Assignment: As the documentary Miss Representation explains, “The media is now the message and the messenger. ” Every day, we take in countless hours of media that
A fascinating and informative book, Lies My Teacher Told Me by James W. Loewen, takes a look at twelve popular American history textbooks and concludes that the information is false, viewed primarily from an European perspective, and made up to
Historical studies came into their own following the immense political and social upheavals associated with the French Revolution (1789-1815). The French Revolution represented a massive break with the past and, paradoxically, made people much more “history-conscious” than ever before. Thus,
An examination of military history as a genre and as a part of accepted historiographical categories. This paper examines the idea of justification for the notion that military history may in fact be a genre of the discipline of history
An analysis of the works of major historians from Ancient, Medieval and Modern ages and how they contributed to changes in how history is recorded. The paper examines the way in which history is recorded and how that changed through