History 297

Military Histories Old and New

            Robert M. Citino’s Military Histories Old and New: A Reintroduction talks about the change from ‘old’ to ‘new’ military history. Citino describes ‘old’ military history as a narrow battlefield analysis, while ‘new’ military history is described as an interface between war and society. The transition from ‘old’ to ‘new’ Read more…

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History 297

Uses of History

        The question of what is history’s use is hard question to answer for some people.  To those that are able to answer it, see that history tells us what we need to know about our future. On the other hand, to other people it means that Read more…

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History 297

Historical Awareness

            Historical Awareness is a term that loosely means that we (the public) are historians. History like memory is constantly recording, organizing, and understanding data that gives us our identity over time. It also means that history can be skewed and distorted from its actual Read more…

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