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Does a Historian Do?

What does a historian do?

plagarize to present someone's work as your own without giving that person credit
primary source firsthand evidence of an event in history
secondary source work created after an event
point of view general attitude about people or life
bias an unreasoned, emotional judgement about people and events
scholarly concerned with academic learning or research
credentials qualifications or something that gives confidence
conclusion a final decision reached by reasoning
URL address of an online resource
.gov address of a government website
.edu web address of an educational institution
.org web address for an organization
evidence something that shows proof or an indication that something is true
archaeology study of ancient history by looking at what people left behind
artifact an object made by people
paleontology study of the past using fossils
fossil plant or animal remains that have been captured in rock
anthropology study of human culture and how it develops over time
species a class of individuals with similar physical characteristics



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