Handbook of Oral History
Thomas Lee Charlton, Lois E. Myers, Rebecca Sharpless
Rowman Altamira, 2006 - History - 625 pages
Originally intending to produce the first comprehensive scholarly reference guide to the antecedents, practices, and theory of oral history, the editors have gone even further, creating a highly readable and useful tool for scholars, students, and the general public. Covering the vast scope of this increasingly popular field, the eminent contributors discuss almost every aspect of a field that once was the province of historians but now has become increasingly democratized and available across numerous disciplines.
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The History of Oral History
Oral History as Evidence
Research Design and Strategies
Legal and Ethical Issues in Oral History
Oral History Interviews From Inception to Closure
Oral History and Archives Documenting Context
The Uneasy Page Transcribing and Editing Oral History
Memory Theory Personal and Social
Womens Oral History Is It So Special?
Publishing Oral History Oral Exchange and Print Culture
Biography and Oral History
Fractious Action Oral HistoryBased Performance
Oral History in Sound and Moving Image Documentaries
Aging the Life Course and Oral History African American Narratives of Struggle Social Change and Decline
A Conversation Analytic Approach to Oral History Interviewing
About the Editors and Contributors
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