A secondary source uses information from a primary source, firsthand source, or other secondary source to describe or analyze a source. Secondary sources provide a subjective view ...
In scholarship, a secondary source is a document or recording that relates or
discusses information originally presented elsewhere. A secondary source ...
A primary source is a document or physical object which was written or created
during the time under study. These sources were present during an experience ...
Secondary sources are documents written after an event has occurred, providing
secondhand accounts of that event, person, or topic. Unlike primary sources ...
Definition: Material created by somebody removed from the event being studied - who was either not at the event, or was working later. For instance, all historical textbooks are secondary sources
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What are secondary sources? Secondary sources are works of synthesis and
interpretation based upon primary sources and the work of other authors.
Apr 28, 2015 ... Humanities, Sciences. Primary Source. Original, first-hand account of an event or
time period; Usually written or made during or close to the ...
The most common type of source you are likely to encounter is a secondary
source. A secondary source is any source about an event, period, or issue in
Sep 9, 2015 ... Introduction. Whether conducting research in the social sciences, humanities (
especially history), arts, or natural sciences, the ability to ...
Secondary sources describe, discuss, interpret, comment upon, analyze,
evaluate, summarize, and process primary sources. Secondary source materials