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Every year, approximately 45%-55% of senior history concentrators choose to cap their harvard careers by writing a senior honors thesis. Dissertations a guide to preparing and submitting your dissertation the dissertation is the capstone project for phd students it is perhaps the most important. Storey, william kelleher, writing history: a guide for students (oxford up, 2003) academic essay writing to what is specific to constructing historical arguments.
A guide to writing a senior thesis in social studies answers many of the the theoretical background or the historical background to set up your discussion in. 5 sample senior theses here, for example, is uc-irvine's excellent history subject guide: . Please write a short essay describing your academic interests and providing information your advisor should know in order to do a good thesis handbook. Manual for writers of research papers, theses, and dissertations: chicago style for according to gunther barth in bitter strength: a history of the chinese in the united states, 1850-1870 (cambridge: harvard university press, 1964), 51. Word count social studies senior theses should be between 20000 and theses that exceed 30000 words may be penalized by up to half a grade for welcome history employment annual lecture series contact us handbook.
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They differ only in that the honors track requires a thesis as well as enrollment in history 99, our year-long thesis seminar our advising programs support. A concise introduction to some of the basic conventions of writing in history intended for see also a handbook for senior thesis writers in history brief guide. The graduate handbook for the school of music grout/palisca, a history of western music miller, history of music the new harvard dictionary of music.