Writing History: A Guide for Canadian Students by William Kelleher StoreyWriting History: A Guide for Canadian Students by William Kelleher Storey

Writing History: A Guide for Canadian Students

byWilliam Kelleher Storey, Towser Jones

Paperback | August 14, 2007

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Writing History offers a wealth of advice to help students research and write assignments for history classes. Designed for Canadian students in all areas of the discipline, this book includes up-to-date information and examples from the works of cultural, political, and social historians onfinding a research topic, interpreting source materials, performing internet searches, avoiding plagiarism, and more. With an expanded section on using online resources and a new chapter on writing assignments, including research proposals, book reviews, and essay exams, Writing History is an idealsupplement to any history course that requires students to conduct research.
Towser Jones teaches Canadian and British history at Capilano College. She adapted the first Canadian edition from the US second edition (2003) prepared by William Kelleher Storey. Professor Storey is an assistant professor of history at Millsaps College, and formerly the preceptor in expository writing at Harvard.
Title:Writing History: A Guide for Canadian StudentsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:144 pages, 8.25 × 5.5 × 0.25 inPublished:August 14, 2007Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0195427351

ISBN - 13:9780195427356

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Table of Contents

1. Getting Started2. Interpreting Source Materials3. Writing History Faithfully4. Use Sources to Make Inferences5. Get Writing!6. Build an Argument7. Narrative Techniques for Historians8. Writing Sentences in History9. Choose Precise Words10. Revising and EditingNotesIndex