Research

These pages are designed to explain the process of historical analysis. “How to Read a Primary Source” is the best starting place; it offers questions that may help you read critically. “Examples of Critical Reading” show how professional historians have posed some of those questions of texts, while “Image Analysis” does the same for images. “How to Research a History Paper” comments on the process of turning the answers to those questions into a the topic for a research paper.

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