Historical Controversy and Pseudohistory

The course examines historical controversy and pseudohistory. Students study both legitimate disagreements between historians and the unsubstantiated claims of psuedohistorians, and learn to distinguish between the two. The course also discusses important historiographical issues like the nature of history, the limits of historical knowledge, and the character of legitimate historical scholarship. (sem 3) cr 6.

HIST-4835EL
History
6.00
UG