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HIS 250 | Historian's Craft | Slavery in PA & the Americas

Professor Michael Schroeder.

What is a Dissertation?

A dissertation is required of doctoral study; it is a lengthy, formal document that presents new research, and that argues in defense of a particular thesis.  


 Dissertations can be useful for in-depth research.

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