Previous year question paper for HH (MA 4th)

History and Historiography

Previous year question paper with solutions for History and Historiography from 2016 to 2019

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Unit I

Definition, historical facts; purpose and scope; value of studying history; categories of historical evidence; questions of genuineness and reliability of evidence; question of bias and objectivity; meaning of causation and handling of causes.

Unit II

History as Literature and as Science; History and Allied Disciplines of Archaeology, Geography; Sociology and Social Anthropology; Psychology and Economics; contribution of “The Annales School”.

Unit III

Orientalists with special reference to William Jones; concerns of the Administrator-Historians; Nationalist historiography- its emergence, concerns, assumptions, strength and limitations.

Unit IV

Marxist historiography- its new perspectives and strength and limitations; treatment of Colonialism and Indian Nationalism; Subaltern historiography – their critique of existing historiography; themes, sources, techniques and strength and limitations; emerging new trends with special reference to feminist history and postmodernism.