9780190238940

Writing History A Guide for Students

  • ISBN 13:

    9780190238940

  • ISBN 10:

    0190238941

  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 06/01/2015
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press

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Summary

Bringing together practical methods from both history and composition, Writing History: A Guide for Students, Fifth Edition, provides a wealth of tips and advice to help students research and write essays for history classes. Now with a lay-flat binding that further increases the book's utility, Writing History covers all aspects of writing about history, including finding and researching topics, interpreting source materials, drawing inferences from sources, and constructing arguments. It concludes with three chapters that discuss writing effective sentences, using precise wording, and revising. Using numerous examples from the works of cultural, political, and social historians, Writing History serves as an ideal text for any history course that asks students to conduct research.

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