I am very grateful for the way that Chris Gehrz and his students at Bethel University have been so engaged with my Why Study History?: Reflecting on the Importance of the Past.
Over at The Pietist Schoolman, Chris reflects on why historians are in the business of asking "why." In the process, he dabbles in a variety of historical issues, including the so-called "5cs of historical thinking" and providential history. Here is a taste: