What is history? The author argues that it is a science in that it asks questions of the past, and an art in that it is a recording of events in an interesting way. The data of the historian is thus a composite of fact and evaluation. Historians cannot avoid the questions of philosophy. The author reflects on the meaning of history.
|Category||# Subcategories||# Articles|
|Church history - General||1||24|
|Church history - Early Church||23||156|
|Church history - Middle Ages||–||48|
|Church history - Reformation||20||304|
|Modern Church History||6||311|