HIST 2020, August 28

Main Concept

Coverage vs. uncoverage models of history teaching

  • Coverage: trying to cover everything that happened in the past
  • Uncoverage: uncovering what it is historians do, so that you too can do history

Materials

Conversation between Lyndon B. Johnson and Joe Haggar Jr., August 9, 1964 (go here for a not-entirely-accurate transcript)