Bias is a one-sided or unbalanced view of things and is often based on a person’s feelings. It can be used to persuade or prejudice someone towards a particular viewpoint. Bias Examples Have a look at the two statements written below. They were both written before the 2019 General Election in the United Kingdom. One … Read more What is Bias?
A Glossary of Historical Terms in Alphabetical order A.D. Anno Domini – In the year of our lord Absolute Monarchy When a monarch has total rule over a country or region Anachronism Something that is placed in the wrong time period Anarchy When law and order breaks down Anthropology The study of humans and their … Read more Glossary of Historical Terms
When historians talk about causation, they are trying to find out why something happened when it did. It could be argued that the cause of an event is everything that has gone before but that is not particularly helpful. In reality there are always more specific causes to be examined, some of which are not … Read more Causation in History
To understand what is meant by History it is important to understand the difference between the past and History and appreciate why History is important to our lives today. What is the Past? The past is any time before now. It can be millions of years ago, last week or even one minute ago. The … Read more History Explained