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Methodology: History versus Genealogy

Posted on: January 6th, 2012 by
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A long time ago, I wrote a doctoral dissertation in history--never worked in the historical field after completing my degree, but completed it none the less. How is a historian's methodology different from a genealogist's? As a case study, I decided to analyze how I would have written my history dissertation differently had I been using genealogical methodology. The subject of my dissertation was William Gilbert Continue reading the story "Methodology: History versus Genealogy"