eAudio The History Handbook Podcasts, Complete
(ISBN-10: 084006344X | ISBN-13: 9780840063441)
This eAudio version of THE HISTORY HANDBOOK teaches students both basic and history-specific study skills such as how to take notes, get the most out of lectures and readings, read primary sources, research historical topics, and correctly cite sources. It also offers tips for Internet research and evaluating online sources. Students can purchase and download the complete eAudio handbook or any of its eighteen individual units at CengageBrain.com. Each unit contains a separate topic: 1. Taking Notes. 2. Figuring Out the Textbook. 3. Taking Tests. 4. Understanding Maps. 5. Understanding Primary and Secondary Sources. 6. Analyzing Primary and Secondary Sources. 7. Managing Written Assignments. 8. Choosing a Research Paper Topic. 9. Conducting Your Research. 10. Finding Sources for Your Research. 11. Writing a Research Paper. 12. Making a Class Presentation. 13. Role Playing and Debates. 14. Avoiding Plagiarism. 15. Citing Sources. 16. Simple Grammar. 17. Computer Basics. 18. Taking an Online Class.
The Earth and its Peoples, 5th: PowerLecture CD-ROM with ExamView Testing
(ISBN-10: 1439084890 | ISBN-13: 9781439084892)
This dual platform, all-in-one multimedia resource includes the Instructor’s Resource Manual; Test Bank (includes key term identification, multiple-choice, short answer/essay, and map questions); Microsoft® PowerPoint® slides of both lecture outlines and images and maps from the text that can be used as offered, or customized by importing personal lecture slides or other material; and JoinIn® PowerPoint® slides with clicker content. Also included is ExamView, an easy-to-use assessment and tutorial system that allows instructors to create, deliver, and customize tests in minutes. Instructors can build tests with as many as 250 questions using up to 12 question types and, using ExamView’s complete word-processing capabilities, they can enter an unlimited number of new questions or edit existing ones.
History CourseMate with eBook, InfoTrac®, and Wadsworth World History Resource Center, 1 term (6 months) Instant Access, Vol. I
(ISBN-10: 0538487550 | ISBN-13: 9780538487559)
Cengage Learning’s CourseMate brings course concepts to life with interactive learning, study, and exam preparation tools that support the printed textbook. Maximize your course success with the integrated eBook and chapter-specific learning tools that include flashcards, quizzes, videos, and more in your CourseMate. Key Features: Interactive eBook, Engagement Tracker, Learning Objectives, Tutorial Quizzes, Glossary and Flashcards, and Web Links and References.
Document Exercise Workbook for World History, Volume I, 3rd
(ISBN-10: 0534571778 | ISBN-13: 9780534571771)
Prepared by Donna Van Raaphorst of Cuyahoga Community College, this workbook provides a collection of exercises based on primary sources in history. Contact your local sales representative for information on packaging this book with the text of your choice.
The Modern Researcher
(ISBN-10: 0495318701 | ISBN-13: 9780495318705)
This classic introduction to the techniques of research and the art of expression is used widely in history courses, but is also appropriate for writing and research methods courses in other departments. Barzun and Graff thoroughly cover every aspect of research, from the selection of a topic through the gathering, analysis, writing, revision, and publication of findings presenting the process not as a set of rules but through actual cases that put the subtleties of research in a useful context. Part One covers the principles and methods of research; Part Two covers writing, speaking, and getting one’s work published.
The History Handbook
(ISBN-10: 0618122850 | ISBN-13: 9780618122851)
Prepared by Carol Berkin of Baruch College, City University of New York and Betty Anderson of Boston University. This book teaches students both basic and history-specific study skills such as how to read primary sources, research historical topics, and correctly cite sources. Substantially less expensive than comparable skill-building texts, The History Handbook also offers tips for Internet research and evaluating online sources.
Doing History: Research and Writing in the Digital Age
(ISBN-10: 0534619533 | ISBN-13: 9780534619534)
DOING HISTORY: RESEARCHING AND WRITING IN THE DIGITAL AGE presents a "soup to nuts" approach to researching and writing about history, with an eye for making the most of current technology. The authors begin their straightforward approach with an overview of the discipline. Then, they lay out a systematic approach to research, cover how to analyze sources and write the paper, and finally offer examples of various citation styles.
Writing for College History: A Short Handbook
(ISBN-10: 061830603X | ISBN-13: 9780618306039)
Prepared by Robert M. Frakes, Clarion University. This brief handbook for survey courses in American history, Western Civilization/European history, and world civilization guides students through the various types of writing assignments they encounter in a history class. Providing examples of student writing and candid assessments of student work, this text focuses on the rules and conventions of writing for the college history course.