Blog Posts - Deep History

Settlement Scaling: Continuities from Villages to Cities

I used to make a big deal about definitions of urbanism, and how to distinguish cities from other settlements. This is a worthwhile effort, useful for many purposes. But I now find that overemphasizing the distinction between, say, villages and citie...
by Wide Urban World on Mar 19, 2016

Evaluation of Teaching History

Teaching history in schools, from elementary to high school level, tended to only the introduction stage, rather than understanding. Students are required to memorize rather than understand. Like memorizing dates of important events, the names of her...
by Goyang Karawang on Feb 17, 2010

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