• History
  • Published 1955

The Social Sciences in Historical Study: A Report of the Committee on Historiography, and: The Teaching of the Social Sciences in the United States (review)

@article{Fieldhouse1955TheSS,
  title={The Social Sciences in Historical Study: A Report of the Committee on Historiography, and: The Teaching of the Social Sciences in the United States (review)},
  author={H. N. Fieldhouse},
  journal={The Canadian Historical Review},
  year={1955},
  volume={36},
  pages={256 - 259}
}
not a one way relationship•they [historians] can teach much as well," but the Report does not really deal with this aspect of the matter. It is "a discussion of the relevance for the historian of methods of enquiry developed in the other social disciplines; and a discussion f the nature of history itself as a social science" (reviewer's italics). It would seem that the SSRC has missed a great opportunity. It is true that, formally, and for the greater part, the Report reats history with every… CONTINUE READING