Talk about peer review! We're tackling the second type of WRITTEN CONCLUSION during Friday's Hangout on Air, as we review Chapter 7 of Thomas W. Jones' Mastering Genealogical Proof. We do need your homework submitted in advance, so we can work through them during this live hangout.
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27 March 2015 Proof Statements
03 April 2015 Proof Summaries
10 April 2015 Proof Arguments
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24 April 2015 Clear Writing (using homework samples)
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11am Central US (Chicago)
10am Mountain US (Denver, Salt Lake City)
9am Pacific US (Los Angeles)
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A written conclusion's form depends on where that conclusion fits in the continuum of genealogical proof situations, ranging from obviously self-evident to extremely complex. Source: Thomas W. Jones, Mastering Genealogical Proof (Arlington, Virginia: National Genealogical Society, 2013). [Book available from the publisher at http://www.ngsgenealogy.org/cs/mastering_genealogical_proof , also available in Kindle format through Amazon.com]As such, we are dividing up the four week course into the following segments:
27 March 2015 Proof Statements:
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- 03 April 2015 Proof Summaries:
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- 10 April 2015 Proof Arguments:
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- 24 April 2015 Clear Writing
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