The critical method in historical research and writing.

New York, Macmillan [1955] .

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Subjects Academic writing.
Critical thinking.
États-Unis -- Historiographie.
Histoire -- Recherche -- États-Unis.
History -- Research -- United States.
History -- Research.
Investigación histórica.
United States -- Historiography.
United States.
Description 330 pages 22 cm
Copyright Date [1955]
Notes "A rewritten and expanded edition of the author's Introduction to research in American history."
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents pt. I. The principles of historical criticism. A. Introductory: The historian's task : History in today's culture ; The uses of history ; The development of historical method ; The training of the historian ; The rewards -- B. The principles of historical criticism : External criticism ; Internal criticism ; The recovery of the past ; Exercises in criticism -- part II. The master's essay. The prospective teacher as a writer of history ; Choosing a subject ; The search for material ; Assembling materials: bibliographical forms ; Taking notes ; Writing the essay ; Some conditions that must be faced -- part III. Beyond the master's degree. The doctoral dissertation ; A brief survey of American historiography ; Twentieth century: problems and activities.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)235077
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat
WorldCat Identities Hockett, Homer C. 1875-
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