Studying For History / Edition 1

Studying For History / Edition 1

ISBN-10:
0065006496
ISBN-13:
9780065006490
Pub. Date:
01/07/1997
Publisher:
Pearson

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Studying For History / Edition 1

This text teaches both undergraduate and advanced students to master the basic cognitive skills necessary to succeed in history courses.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780065006490
Publisher: Pearson
Publication date: 01/07/1997
Series: Studying for Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 208
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.60(d)

Table of Contents

INTRODUCTION.

1. Getting Started: The Big Picture.

I. DIFFERENT KINDS OF HISTORY.

2. The Nature of History Today.

3. Varieties of History.

II. MANAGING YOUR ENERGY, TIME, AND MIND.

4. Motivation: Finding Your Energy.

III. THINKING LIKE A HISTORIAN.

6. The Historian as Detective.

7. The Historian as Judge.

8. The Historian as Lawyer.

IV. STUDY STRATEGIES FOR LEARNING HISTORY.

9. Reading Strategies.

10. Learning from Lectures.

11. Getting the Most Out of Discussion.

V. EXAMS AND PAPERS.

12. Preparing for and Taking Exams.

13. Exam Questions.

14. Writing Papers.

Glossary. @CONTENTSEND =

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