By Roger Spalding,Christopher Parker
This ebook goals to teach that historical past isn't really easily an educational topic, yet an lively and contested issue shaping the character of the societies we are living in. As politicians, specifically, search to validate their activities via drawing parallels among the previous and current, a capability to check those claims for common sense and coherence, and to evaluate the facts used to aid them turns into now not easily a necessary educational ability, yet an important requirement for lively citizenship.
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