Historical research


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Historical research

The study of documents: photographs, publications, and other data concerning a historic site, building, structure, or object.
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Air Force Historical Research Agency, SQ-RCN-31-HI, 1 April 1949-31 Aug 1949, Maxwell AFB, AL.
Prince Salman's patronage of the function will be a boost to the continuity of competitions in historical research on the Kingdom and the Arabian Peninsula," Secretary-General of Darah Fahd Al-Sammari said in a statement yesterday.
The focus will be on three main themes: (a) The role of historical research in developing theoretical perspectives in business and management; (b) How historical research aids our understanding of contemporary issues in business and management; (c) Teaching history in business and management schools.
This book is both an excellent historical reference and a model for students on how to conduct historical research.
Much attention has been given to Western railway development and too little on Asian events: this examines the rise of Japanese railways and the modernization that occurred because of them, pairing discussion and Japanese history with photos and historical research.
24-25 October, Institute of Historical Research This symposium will look at regeneration examples from 1980 onwards, and will include the regeneration of old industrial sites and the remarkable rejuvenation of the Emscher valley in Germany, the use of garden festivals as a stimulus to redevelopment especially in East Germany, green spaces around London, garden tourism, new and recently conserved parks including the Millennium park in Chicago, the revival of seaside resorts, the Olympic Park in East London, the transformation of a refuse dump in Kent, and the training of gardeners in the recently opened Royal Garden Academy in Berlin.
IT IS good to see the former Foreign Secretary Douglas Hurd is doing historical research at Drayton Manor.
the project sponsor, worked on the financing, social service programming, historical research, and architectural design of the building.
Speaking at a regular press briefing, Chinese Foreign Ministry spokesman Qin Gang added historical research had to take account of the fact there is an objective view of some historical events.
Many of the essays rely on archives and documents that are indigenous or in the vernacular, which is an important achievement in a field in which much historical research remains dependent on colonial archives.
Historical research into the consumption of wine and other alcoholic beverages suggests that we humans have been saying "bottoms up" (or its equivalent) for a long time.
Our historical research is so fruitful -- the ample burial records, the historical maps,'' said Strauss, who's worked as an archaeologist for 10 years.

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