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A historian is a person who researches, studies, and writes about the past, and is regarded as .... He was also one of the first historians who understood the importance of general and universally applicable ideas in the shaping of historical ...

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Historians work for a variety of employers, including themselves, but they all have as their primary role the reporting of past events. Whether they are employed ...

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Jan 28, 2005 ... At its most simple, the role of the historian is to read records like this, report on what he or she finds there, and thus inform the wider world about ...

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The Function of the Historian in Society. Richard C. Carrier. Columbia University. THE PUBLIC RARELY UNDERSTANDS what historians do or why they are ...

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Jun 21, 2012 ... So, what is the role of the historian? Making History argues that historians have damagingly dissociated the discipline of history from the ...

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Jun 28, 2010 ... Historians through much of history have been afforded respect but considered a little eccentric living in their studies or in dusty libraries ...

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The Role of Historians Professional historians spend their lives pursuing the meaning of the past for the present." Everything that exists in today's world has ...

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Over 70% of all historians work in colleges or universities, and much of what these historians do involves teaching courses or serving some role in a history ...

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Oct 8, 2012 ... Historians are always rewriting the past. The focus on what is or is not important in history, is partly determined by the time they themselves live ...

www.historians.org/publications-and-directories/perspectives-on-history/september-2006/the-historians-role-in-teacher-education

The Historian's Role in Teacher Education. Laura M. Westhoff, September 2006. Over the past few years, historians have given greater attention to issues of ...