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Involvement in a model of macro practice (e.g. organizational management, community development, planning & evaluation, social action, social reform, evaluative research, collective capacity building, partisan model, etc.). In the United States the National Endowment for the Humanities includes history in its definition of humanities (as it does for applied linguistics). [18] However, the National Research Council classifies history as a social science. [19] The historical method comprises the techniques and guidelines by which historians use primary sources and other evidence to research and then to write history.

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