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Meaning & Importance of history

The American Historical Association defines history as "the never-ending process whereby people seek to understand the past and its meaning." Do you think everyone seeks to understand the past and its meaning?" Why is this so important to us? Elaborate.

I just need a few sentences also with references if used!

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First, I will not use any references, so there will be no need for any kind of citation.

In differing ways, almost everyone seeks to understand the past, whether it be to seek direction for the future, or to make sense of the present. We see this in many ...

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A concise opinion on the topic of the meaning of history.

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