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6 edition of History of Oral History found in the catalog.

History of Oral History

Foundations and Methodology

by Thomas L. Charlton

  • 367 Want to read
  • 27 Currently reading

Published by AltaMira Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • History: World,
  • Study & Teaching,
  • History / Study & Teaching,
  • Historiography,
  • Handbooks, manuals, etc,
  • Methodolgy,
  • Oral History

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages326
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10896891M
    ISBN 100759102309
    ISBN 109780759102309

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    The work of Swiss jurist Johann Bachofen made a major impact on the study of the history of sexuality. Many authors, notably Lewis Henry Morgan and Friedrich Engels, were influenced by Bachofen, and criticized Bachofen's ideas on the subject, which were almost entirely drawn from a close reading of ancient his book Mother Right: An Investigation of the .   This was the first book of Lee Smith's that I read - and still one of my favorites. Two things make Oral History memorable: (1) the accuracy of her portrayal of folk beliefs, the folklore, of the region and (2) a wonderful plot line that is never contrived.5/5(5).

    The Zombie War came unthinkably close to eradicating humanity. Max Brooks, driven by the urgency of preserving the acid-etched first-hand experiences of the survivors from those apocalyptic years, traveled across the United States of America and throughout the world, from decimated cities that once teemed with upwards of thirty million souls to the most remote and4/5(25K). An innovative and beautifully designed history of the nascent Japanese videogame industry, as told by those who were there, Japansoft: An Oral History offers intimate insight into the games, companies and human experiences which forged a whole new culture. Comprising interviews with lesser documented developers at companies including Sega, Enix, Capcom, Hudson Soft and .


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History of Oral History by Thomas L. Charlton Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book is edited by 3 of the leading oral historians in Texas: Thomas L. Charlton, Ph.D.; Lois E. Myers; and Rebecca Sharpless, Ph.D. Together they have interviewed hundreds of people and instructed hundreds more in the fine art of oral history. They represent quality research and preparation, /5(5).

This book is edited by 3 of the leading oral historians in Texas: Thomas L. Charlton, Ph.D.; Lois E. Myers; and Rebecca Sharpless, Ph.D. Together they have interviewed hundreds of people and instructed hundreds more in the fine art of oral history.

They represent quality research and preparation, applied interviewing techniques, Reviews: 5. So this book, Oral History, falls right in line with the kind of depth and authenticity I've come to expect from Smith.

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Oral History Oral history is the collection and study of historical information about individuals, families, important events, or everyday life using audiotapes, videotapes, or transcriptions of planned interviews.

Most Read This Week Tagged "Oral History" More most read this week tagged "oral history". In his book, "The Voice of the Past: Oral History," Paul Thompson successfully explores all aspects of oral history - from a historiographical journey that analyzes oral history through the ages to advice on designing projects, interviewing techniques, organizing information, and Cited by:   That story was Oral History takes place in western Virginia and spans nearly one hundred years.

It follows the Cantrell family and covers among others: a man returning from the Civil War without a leg, a witch, a bootlegger, a coal miner, and an Amway distributor/5. THE VOICE OF WITNESS ORAL HISTORY BOOK SERIES.

The Voice of Witness book series takes a humanizing, literary approach to oral history to illuminate the stories of people impacted by injustice in the U.S.

and globally. We’ve featured a diversity of voices and issues, including wrongfully convicted Americans, undocumented immigrants.

Twenty academics and archivists from the U.S. and UK contribute 16 chapters to this reference work designed for students, researchers, field historians, community activists and general readers with a special interest in oral history.

Offering both theoretical and practical information, the text addresses research design, ethical and legal considerations, interviewing techniques. When an oral history essay places the experiences of an individual within the context of a historical period, it can help illuminate both the individual’s experience and the historical period.

Folklore: Folklorists study culture as it is expressed in everyday life and often use oral history projects to gather materials to preserve and study. Gathered here are parts I and II of the Handbook of Oral History, which set the benchmark for knowledge of the field.

The eminent contributors discuss the history and methodologies of a field that once was the domain of history scholars who were responding to trends within the academy, but which has increasingly become democratized and widely used outside the realm of 3/5(1).

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H-ORALHIST is an H-Net Discussion Network established inbased on an earlier listserv, OHA-L, developed by Terry Birdwhistell of the University of Kentucky. Oral history is the systematic collection of living people's testimony about their own experiences.

Oral history is not folklore, gossip, hearsay, or rumor. Oral historians attempt to verify their findings, analyze them, and place them in an accurate historical context.

Oral history is increasingly acknowledged as a key tool for anyone studying the history of the recent past. This book is the first to provide a comprehensive and systematic overview of oral history theory in an accessible format/5.

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The Oral History Reader, now in its third edition, is a comprehensive, international anthology combining major, ‘classic’ articles with cutting-edge pieces on the theory, method and use of oral -seven new chapters introduce the most significant developments in oral history in the last decade to bring this invaluable text up to date, with Brand: Taylor & Francis.Oral history is a method to learn about past events from the spoken stories of people who lived through them.

When students conduct oral history research with members of their families or community they are participating in active learning rooted in the student's own experience.

Students are actively engaged in collecting data when they do oral histories.The history of oral history / Rebecca Sharpless --Oral history as evidence / Ronald J.

Grele --Research design and strategies / Mary A. Larson --Legal and ethical issues in oral history / Linda Shopes --Oral history interviews: from inception to closure / Charles T. Morrissey --Oral history and archives: documenting context / James E. Fogerty.