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History Skills gives frank and practical help to students throughout their university course. Designed as a guide to success, the book supports the development of the critical skills of investigation, analysis and argument to enable students to get the most out of their course.
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History Skills

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Overview

History Skills gives frank and practical help to students throughout their university course. Designed as a guide to success, the book supports the development of the critical skills of investigation, analysis and argument to enable students to get the most out of their course.
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780203892664
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis, Inc.
  • Publication date: 7/30/2008
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Edition number: 2
  • Pages: 160
  • File size: 355 KB

Meet the Author

Mary Abbott is Principal Lecturer in History at Anglia Ruskin University. Her previous publications include Family Ties (1993), Life Cycles in England 1560–1720 (1996) and Family Affairs: A history of the family in 20th century England (2003). She is a member of the Higher Education Academy’s History Advisory Panel.

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Table of Contents

1. The First Year Experience Sean Lang 2. Benchmarks Mary Abbott 3. Sources and Resources 4. Libraries – Physical and Virtual Penny King 5. Note Making Mary Abbott 6. Classes: Preparation and Participation Susan O'Brien and Tony Kirby 7. Writing Assignments Mary Abbott 8. Examinations Adrian Gregory 9. The Dissertion or Major Project Tony Kirby 10. Employability Mary Abbott. Historical Terms Tony Kirby

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