In this essay, you will advise laypeople on critically examining TWO different t
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In this essay, you will advise laypeople on critically examining TWO different types of historical representation. First, you are required to select two historical works to give illustrations. Second, the two historical works must be on the same historical topic/issue/event/figure. In the end, you will provide a critical evaluation of the advantages and limitations of these two types of historical representation if they are used as sources to learn history.
The historical period under study should be on or before the 1990s.
Your advice may include: Explain the basic features of the chosen representations. Second, suggest ways to know the implicit and explicit messages of the works (eg thesis, scope, producer’s viewpoint, and purpose) Third, suggest ways to examine if the historical account narrated is reliable or contains biased views. Finally, suggest ways to identify a work that can be accessed from a trustworthy source. The two selected works must be used for illustrations.
Your choice of historical representations includes printed text, museum, documentary, docudrama, and film.