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Questions and Analysis in History

Series Editor: Stephen J. Lee, Sean Lang, Jocelyn Hunt

Questions and Analysis in History contain the key elements essential to the study of history, whilst also offering a guide to best practice in essay writing and history skills. Each chapter of every book is organized around the key questions which historians debate, and hence, examiners look for. In addition, these short texts include a systematic examination of a variety of primary sources through questions and worked answers.

Through presenting analysis of source material as answers to questions, these books offer:

* a model of essay writing which reflects the skills required of students

* guidance with exam revision by focusing on type of questions set

* insight into the approach expected by examiners

* a starting point to launch students into their own investigations

* aid in acquiring sound techniques

* preparation for essays and document based questions

* promotion of discussion in class.

The series is regarded as the set of books that will push the student to an A grade. The books are both stretching and stimulating, and students have founf them invaluable during their revision for the final exams.

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  1. The Cold War

    By Bradley Lightbody

    Series: Questions and Analysis in History

    The Cold War examines the complex arguments which divided East and West following the end of the Second World War, and analyzes its eight major phases, including: * the emergence of the Cold War* Coexistence and Detente* Glasnost in the late 1980s. Combining factual overview and background...

    Published April 21st 1999 by Routledge

  2. Parliamentary Reform 1785–1928

    By Sean Lang

    Series: Questions and Analysis in History

    Parliamentary Reform 1785–1928 surveys the dynamically changing role of the British Parliament from the pre-reformed Parliament through: the 1832 Great Reform Act Chartism the campaign for working class suffrage Catholic emancipation the long struggle for the granting of female suffrage. Beginning...

    Published March 10th 1999 by Routledge

  3. Imperial Germany 1871–1918

    By Stephen J. Lee

    Series: Questions and Analysis in History

    Imperial Germany, 1871-1918 explores the rise of Germany as a nation state and a European power centre, through to the humiliation of the state in the First World War. Covering both domestic and foreign policy, this key text combines historical detail, questions and analysis and evaluation of...

    Published November 4th 1998 by Routledge

  4. The French Revolution

    By Jocelyn Hunt

    Series: Questions and Analysis in History

    In the French Revolution, Jocelyn Hunt examines the major issues and background to the revolution, including its causes, and disputes as to when it ended. The author also surveys the views of historians on this period and looks at wider questions such as the nature of revolution.Beginning with the...

    Published August 19th 1998 by Routledge

  5. The Weimar Republic

    By Stephen J. Lee

    Series: Questions and Analysis in History

    The Weimar Republic considers the events in Germany in this crucial period after the First World War. Exploring such themes as the declaration of the Republic, the impact of the Treaty of Versailles and the events leading to Hitler's gaining power, this book illuminates the political workings of...

    Published April 29th 1998 by Routledge

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