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Why is it important for historians to study historiography?

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Why is it important for historians to study historiography?

Historiography:

Historiography is the branch of history that studies history writing. It is usually a required subject in both graduate and undergraduate programs in history. Students usually study famous historians, such as Herodotus and Thucydides.

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Historians must learn how to write history according to established rules and preferences in order for their articles and books to be accepted by the...

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Understanding the Subjective Nature of History

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

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