Flashcards in Historical Concepts Deck (7):
A point of view about an event or issue; a person’s perspective is often in influenced by their knowledge, culture or beliefs.
Continuity and Change
An appreciation of the fact that while some aspects of a society stay the same over time (continuity), others will develop and transform (change).
Cause and Effect
The link between what causes an action and the outcome of that action; an appreciation of the fact that events that take place (both short-term and long-term) are linked and can have impacts on people and places for many years to come.
The information or clues gathered from a historical source; evidence can be used to support a hypothesis (theory) or prove it wrong.
The ability to understand another person’s point of view, way of life, or decisions by taking their special circumstances and values into consideration.
The importance given to a particular historical event, person, development or issue.