Boston site visit – Harvard University
Your analysis should consider, but not be limited by, the following questions:
What is the history of the place, either specific or general?
What are some of the meanings behind this institution?
What role did the city of Boston play in the development of this institution?
What role has this institution played in the shaping of Boston?
Is this institution-specific to Boston, or could you find a similar institution anywhere in the U.S.?
You must provide support from at least two readings to justify your responses. The application of the readings should be deep and integrated, and not simply an “add-on” into your write-up. Be sure to cite all sources of information, both within the body of the text and in a list of sources at the end of your write-up.