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  • Oral History in Latin America

    Unlocking the Spoken Archive

    By David Carey Jr

    Offering a new look at the complex work of the oral historian, Oral History in Latin America provides a comprehensive and innovative look at the field. Taking into account the challenges of doing oral history in Latin America’s diverse climate, David Carey provides insight into the struggles of…

    Paperback – 2017-03-15 
    Routledge

  • Oral History and Australian Generations

    Edited by Katie Holmes, Alistair Thomson

    From 2011 to 2014 the Australian Generations Oral History Project recorded 300 interviews with Australians born between 1920 and 1989. The contributions to this book, a result of this project, reflect on the practice of oral history and how interviews can illuminate Australian social and cultural…

    Hardback – 2017-03-11 
    Routledge

  • Auditor's Talk

    An Oral History of the Profession from the 1920s to the Present Day

    By Derek Matthews, Jim Pirie

    This book is an oral history of the auditing profession in Britain from 1920s to the present day based on extended extracts from interviews with 77 past and present practitioners. Those interviewed ranged from a nonagenarian who qualified in the 1920s, to active contemporaries, from sole…

    Paperback – 2017-02-28 
    Routledge

  • Values, Objectivity, and Explanation in Historiography

    By Tor Egil Førland

    Bringing sophisticated philosophy to bear on real-life historiography, Values, Objectivity, and Explanation in Historiography rekindles and invigorates the debate on two perennials in the theory and methodology of history. One is the tension between historians' values and the ideal—or illusion—of…

    Hardback – 2017-02-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Approaches to History

  • Comparativism in Art History

    Edited by Jaś Elsner

    Featuring some of the major voices in the world of art history, this volume explores the methodological aspects of comparison in the historiography of the discipline. The chapters assess the strengths and weaknesses of comparative practice in the history of art, and consider the larger issue of the…

    Hardback – 2017-01-24 
    Routledge
    Studies in Art Historiography

  • The Making of Manners and Morals in Twelfth-Century England

    The Book of the Civilised Man

    By Fiona Whelan

    How different are we from those in the past? Or, how different do we think we are from those in the past. Medieval people were more dirty and unhygienic than us – as novels, TV, and film would have us believe – but how much truth is there in this notion? This book seeks to challenge some of these…

    Hardback – 2017-01-19 
    Routledge

  • Weimar Cinema, Embodiment, and Historicity

    Cultural Memory and the Historical Films of Ernst Lubitsch

    By Mason Kamana Allred

    In its retrieval and (re)construction, the past has become interwoven with the images and structure of cinema. Not only have mass media—especially film and television—shaped the content of memories and histories, but they have also shaped their very form. Combining historicization with close…

    Hardback – 2017-01-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Film Studies

  • Mass Killings and Violence in Spain, 1936-1952

    Grappling with the Past

    Edited by Peter Anderson, Miguel Ángel del Arco Blanco

    Historians have only recently established the scale of the violence carried out by the supporters of General Franco during and after the Spanish Civil War of 1936-1939. An estimated 88,000 unidentified victims of Francoist violence remain to be exhumed from mass graves and given a dignified burial,…

    Paperback – 2017-01-09 
    Routledge
    Routledge/Canada Blanch Studies on Contemporary Spain

  • The Routledge Companion to Medieval Iconography

    Edited by Colum Hourihane

    Sometimes enjoying considerable favor, sometimes less, iconography has been an essential element in medieval art historical studies since the beginning of the discipline. Some of the greatest art historians – including Mâle, Warburg, Panofsky, Morey, and Schapiro – have devoted their lives to…

    Hardback – 2016-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Companions

  • Sources and Methods in Indigenous Studies

    Edited by Chris Andersen, Jean M. O'Brien

    Sources and Methods in Indigenous Studies is a synthesis of changes and innovations in methodologies in Indigenous Studies, focusing on sources over a broad chronological and geographical range. Written by a group of highly respected Indigenous Studies scholars from across an array of disciplines,…

    Paperback – 2016-12-16 
    Routledge
    Routledge Guides to Using Historical Sources

  • The Routledge Handbook of Asian American Studies

    Edited by Cindy I-Fen Cheng

    The Routledge Handbook of Asian American Studies brings together leading scholars and scholarship to capture the state of the field of Asian American Studies, as a generation of researchers have expanded the field with new paradigms and methodological tools. Inviting readers to consider new…

    Hardback – 2016-12-14 
    Routledge

  • Trans-generational Trauma and the Other

    Dialogues across history and difference

    Edited by Sue Grand, Jill Salberg

    Often, our trans-generational legacies are stories of 'us' and 'them' that never reach their terminus. We carry fixed narratives, and the ghosts of our perpetrators and of our victims. We long to be subjects in our own history, but keep reconstituting the Other as an object in their own history.…

    Paperback – 2016-12-14 
    Routledge
    Relational Perspectives Book Series

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