HIST 399 History and Historical Methods (3 credits)

Offered by: History and Classical Studies (Faculty of Arts)

Overview

History : The nature and functions of history; changing conceptions of time and of the past; techniques historians use to find and appraise evidence; methods of reconstructing the past. Emphasis will be given not only to documentary sources but also to the range of techniques used by historians to find and appraise evidence.

Terms: Fall 2018, Winter 2019

Instructors: Nicholas Dew (Fall) Brian D A Lewis, Catherine Desbarats (Winter)

  • Prerequisite: 6 credits of History