‘History is as much a reflection of the present, as it is an attempt to understand the past.’ Discuss.

Introduction When using the term ‘reflection’ it is important to define what this means. With regards to this essay, the term will be used to refer to both the mirroring of events and the process by which current thought influences the presentation of the past, vice versa where the past influences thought upon the presentContinue reading “‘History is as much a reflection of the present, as it is an attempt to understand the past.’ Discuss.”