History skills: a student's handbook

Abbott, Mary (1996) History skills: a student's handbook. UNSPECIFIED. ISBN 0415116309

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This is a practical guide for students planning to study history in higher education. It offers an overview of the diferent course options available, and a guide to what a history degree actually involves. Separate chapters focus on the key skills required of history students: working with sources, note-taking, classroom work, essay writing, examination technique, working with statistics, and research methods. The text also discusses the criteria applied by history tutors in assessing the achievements of their students, and the possible career options for history students. There are also suggestions for further reading and a guide to other sources of information.

Item Type: Book
Additional Information: Citation: Abbott, M., 1996. History skills: a student's handbook. London: Routledge..
Faculty: ARCHIVED Faculty of Arts, Law & Social Sciences (until September 2018)
Depositing User: Repository Admin
Date Deposited: 24 Jun 2013 15:34
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2021 16:19
URI: https://arro.anglia.ac.uk/id/eprint/294452

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