Rather it is to show how the current project fits within or contests an already on-going discourse and how it will contribute to, amend, or displace that discourse.
Proposals constitute a specific genre of academic writing.
A proposal presents a brief but explicit argument or claim that a particular subject of inquiry has merit.
S., and Public History, the graduate program reflects the dynamism of the field and the evolving interests of the faculty.
In addition to the fields of study offered within the department History graduate students also have opportunities to work with faculty in other departments, and to pursue Ph D emphases in a number of interdisciplinary fields.