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 What is a primary source of information?

Answer A primary source is a reference that is written during the time period that is being studied, such as newspaper articles, journals, buildings and photographs. Primary sources help historians better... Read More »
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Why is Wikipedia taken seriously as a source of information?

It is all about sources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:V… - "Even if you're sure something is true, it must be verifiable before you can add it".What really matters is how you pick up th... Read More »
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Is Wikipedia a bad source to gather information?

The information on wikipedia is only as reliable as the person posting it. Granted I have used it to familiarize myself with topics or people but you can never cite it as a source because most accr... Read More »
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Is wikipedia a reliable source for information?

No, because the information is input-ed by average people like us. Some people will list a citation of a credible resource when they type info in wikipedia and some people do not list a citation or... Read More »
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Does any think Wikipedia is a valid source of information?

Those who think Wikipedia is a valid source of information are mostly those people who haven't examined its coverage of topics they actually know something about. For example, if a Civil War histor... Read More »
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