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Recording Oral History
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 398

Recording Oral History

In iRecording Oral History, Second Editioni, Valerie Raleigh Yow builds on the foundation of her classic text with a fully updated and substantially expanded new edition. One of the most widely used and highly regarded textbooks ever published in the field, Yows seminal work now includes illuminating new material on using the internet, an examination of the interactions between oral history and memory processes, and exploration into testimony analysis and the interpretation of meanings in different contexts. This exceptional new edition will interest researchers and students in a wide variety of disciplines including history, sociology, anthropology, education, psychology, social work and ethnographic methods.

On History
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 320

On History

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 2011-05-12
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  • Publisher: Hachette UK

The theory and practice of history and its relevance to the modern world, by Britains greatest radical historian.

Writing African History
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 532

Writing African History

A comprehensive evaluation of how to read African history.

The Cultural Turn in U. S. History
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 447

The Cultural Turn in U. S. History

An account of one of the most dominant trends in recent historical writing, this book takes stock of the field even as it showcases exemplars of its practice. Taken together, the essays present a broad picture of the state of American cultural-historical scholarship.

On History
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 236

On History

An eminent French historian analyzes the study of history and the nature of time

A World History of Art
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 936

A World History of Art

  • Categories: Art

Expanded to include the latest discoveries in prehistoric art as well as the most recent developments in non-Western and modern art, this is an up-to-date and wide ranging history of art.

Philippine History Module-based Learning I' 2002 Ed.
  • Language: en
The History and Narrative Reader
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 452

The History and Narrative Reader

Drawing together seminal texts from philosophers and historians, including Hayden White, David Carr and Frederick Olafson, this volume presents the great debate over the narrative character of history from the 1960s onwards. The History and Narrative Reader combines theory with practice to offer a unique overview of this debate and illuminates the practical implications of these philosophical debates for the writing of history. The editor's introduction offers a succinct survey of the subject to support readings which explore the role of narrative in: historical understanding human action linguistics and structure the practice of history. An excellent book that any student of history and its practice will want on their bookshelf.

History as an Art of Memory
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 229

History as an Art of Memory

  • Type: Book
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  • Published: 1993
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  • Publisher: UPNE

Hutton considers the ideas of philosophers, poets, and historians to seek outthe roots of fact as mere recollection.

History of Architectural Theory
  • Language: en
  • Pages: 706

History of Architectural Theory

As the first comprehensive encyclopedic survey of Western architectural theory from Vitruvius to the present, this book is an essential resource for architects, students, teachers, historians, and theorists. Using only original sources, Kruft has undertaken the monumental task of researching, organizing, and analyzing the significant statements put forth by architectural theorists over the last two thousand years. The result is a text that is authoritative and complete, easy to read without being reductive.