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HIST 692B - The United States and East Asia – A Research Seminar

This is a course guide for Professor Horowitz's Fall 2020 course.

Finding Articles from Journals (Secondary Sources)

Peer Reviewed/Scholarly Sources

Many History course assignments require students to consult peer-reviewed/scholarly articles in leading History Journals. In addition, many will also go beyond that requirement and ask you to only consult peer-reviewed articles authored by a historian.  The information below will help you learn more about how to identify peer-reviewed articles and how to best determine if an author holds a PhD in History.

Search Strategy