Week 13 - Historical Comparative Methods

Data sets they have dierent perspectives and cannot

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Unformatted text preview: ism Non source- based knowledge Research with Secondary Sources Historians are not value/theory free data sets (They have different perspectives and cannot be completely objective) Historians’ data set are not transparent Historians are often biased Historians are often atheoretical Undefined concepts of narrative history. External Criticism Internal Criticism Comparative Research Exposes weakness in research designs Reveals aspects of social life across units of analysis Improves operationalizati...
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This note was uploaded on 02/03/2014 for the course SOC 293 taught by Professor N/a during the Spring '10 term at SUNY Buffalo.

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