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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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The application of methods developed in other fields (as economics, statistics, and data processing) to the study of history.

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  • First, it exemplifies a different model of historical knowledge: not a series of events, not a cliometric analysis of society and class, but an interpretation of moments...
  • “Apart from the cliometric paper, which was a stunner, the rest is just solid work,” says MIT’s Edwin Kuh, a long-time Meyer collaborator. for more
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