Describe the event from in an official or neutral way.

Comparative Analysis (15%) GHST 210

Purpose
Understand the complexities of history by comparing the experiences of two different groups involved in the same historical event.
Examples:
Student protestors and military members involved in the clash in Tiananmen Square, China
Jewish settlers and Palestinian people in Israel
South Koreans and Americans in South Korea or South and North Koreans

Assignment
Choose an historical event after WWII. It can be one covered in class or one of your choosing.
*note your topic should not be the same as the topic for your major essay.
1. Describe the event from in an official or neutral way.
2. Describe the event from each groups perspective.
3. Explain how the perspectives are different and why.
4. Comment on the significance of perspective in understanding history.

Format and Requirements
Approximately 2 pages, double-spaced
Does not need to be an essay format. Headings suggested.
Properly referenced using in-text references and reference section – APA