A Student's Handbook 2nd Revised edition
Edited by Mary Abbott
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History Skills by Mary Abbott
Book DescriptionDegree-level history is characterized not only by knowledge and understanding of the human past, but by a battery of skills and qualities which are as directly applicable to employment as to professional postgraduate training or academic research. History Skills gives frank and practical help to students throughout their university course with advice on: * research methods * taking notes * participating in class * coursework * examinations * the dissertation. Designed as a guide to success, the book helps to develop the critical skills that students need to get the most out of their course. This second edition has been thoroughly updated to take into account digital resources and the benefits and risks associated with online research. New chapters on the first-year experience and employability help students to adjust to the way history is taught at university and explore the opportunities available to them after graduating. Offering an unrivalled 'insider's view' of what it takes to succeed, History Skills provides the comprehensive toolkit for all history students.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780415466905
(216mm x 138mm x 13mm)
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
Publish Date: 30-Jul-2008
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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From Antony and Cleopatra to Posh and Becks, this is the story of the world's biggest relationships, before, during and after they came together. Look into the private lives of big-name duos and find out just what makes power couples tick.
Family Affairs, Paperback (December 2002)» View all books by Mary Abbott
Exploring the secret life of English families from 1920 to 1990, Mary Abbott takes the reader into her subjects homes and hearts and provokes us to reflect on families past and speculate on families future.
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Author Biography - Mary Abbott
Mary Abbott is Principal Lecturer in History at Anglia Ruskin University. Her previous publications include Family Ties (1993), Life Cycles in England 1560-1720 (1996) and Family Affairs: A history of the family in 20th century England (2003). She is a member of the Higher Education Academy's History Advisory Panel.
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