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A 750 - 1,000 word essay that presents:

  1. Your research by describing the major questions you are asking, and the sources you will explore to answer those questions.
  2. Identify 2 or 3 individuals, associations, organizations, or agencies, outside of academia, that can benefit from your research.
  3. Tell us why you are interested in expanding on your knowledge and practice of applied history.
  4. Take a few minutes to look over Limerick’s Legacy of Conquest, (a book that will turn thirty-five-years old in 2022). Without a moment’s anxiety over a defensive response from its author, explain how you think this book is showing its age.
  5. Identify one or two compelling questions now driving the study of American history but missing from (or under-developed in) this book.
  6. Explain briefly how those questions will figure in your own work.
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