What is total history?


What is total history?


Historiography is a specialization in the field of history that focuses on written records. Historiographers analyze these records written by previous historians for accuracy and bias, and use these sources to shed additional light on a historical period on which they will write.

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To study a period's total history is to study the era's historical events along with the growth of society, philosophy, religion, the arts, and so...

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Understanding the Subjective Nature of History

from Ohio Assessments for Educators - Elementary Education (018/019): Practice & Study Guide

Chapter 23 / Lesson 1

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