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Published by Social sciences today Editorial Board, USSR Academy of Sciences in [Moscow] .
Written in English


  • History -- Methodology -- Addresses, essays, lectures

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

SeriesProblems of the contemporary world ;, no. 32
LC ClassificationsD16 .Q47
The Physical Object
Pagination141 p. ;
Number of Pages141
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4607620M
LC Control Number77371013

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History is interpretation of the past in the words of a historian. It is a scholarly To answer questions (i.e., there are many questions about our past that we not only want to know but can profit from knowing). 3. To identify the relationship that the past has to the present (i.e., knowing about The historical method consists of the. About This Quiz & Worksheet. This quiz/worksheet combo will help you test your understanding of historical methodology, including what it is and important vocabulary terms associated with it.   The Methods and Skills of History is no page-turner, but it is a helpful book for history students and the teachers who teach them. The book breaks history down into small, simple topics. After a theoretical explanation there are exercises to help the reader understand and practice the concept and related skills/5(7). The Need For Following The Correct And Standard Research Methodology Is Increasingly Felt When More And More Research Works And Learned Monographs Are Coming Out On History Dealing With Social, Economic, Cultural And Other Varied Aspects Of Life, And Thus The Writing Of A Critical, Unbiased And Authentic History Is The Need Of The Hour. It Has Been Well Said In This Book That 5/5(1).

From history it derived the subject matter and unit of analysis (chapters in history textbooks). Moreover, the methodology of the didactics of history "can use established methods of psychology and sociology and restructure them to the peculiarity of the historical consciousness" (RÜSEN, , p). Opinions are very much divided on the question whether history is a science or an art. History is a science in the sense that it pursues its own techniques to establish and interpret facts. Like other natural sciences such as the Physics and Chemistry uses various methods of. methodology, this book can be used as a concise summary of basic research techniques and principles Over the decades there has been a great dea l of discussion on what constitutes rese arch, how it. History: Teaching & Methods. ry in any history course can have lasting benefits. It can give female students "an exhilarating intellectual experi-ence [which would] raise their self esteem and their educa-tion motivation" (p. 98). In a survey of American history, one could also include tidbits of history from the Black, Indian, and Oriental.

Abstract—The research methodology adopted for writing scientific history like, internal criticism, external criticism, elimination of value of judgment and generalization, can be adopted in oral history. In regional or local history, the families play a predominate role. Thus, the writing of family history . Historical method comprises the techniques and guidelines by which historians use primary sources and other evidence to research and then to write histories in the form of accounts of the past. The question of the nature, and even the possibility, of a sound historical method is raised in the philosophy of history as a question of epistemology. Methodology of History 8 History contributes to moral understanding History also provides a terrain for moral contemplation. Studying the stories of individuals and situations in the past allows a student of history to test his or her own moral sense, to hone it against some of the real complexities individuals have faced in difficult settings. Books shelved as historical-methodology: Futures Past: On the Semantics of Historical Time by Reinhart Koselleck, Chronicles: The Writing of History in M.