Processing the Past: Contesting Authorities in History and the Archives

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Processing the Past explores the dramatic changes taking place in historical understanding and archival management, and hence the relations between historians and archivists. Written by an archivist and a historian, it shows how these changes have been brought on by new historical thinking, new conceptions of archives, changing notions of historical authority, modifications in archival practices, and new information technologies. The book takes an "archival turn" by situating archives as subjects rather than places of study ...

Processing the Past: Contesting Authorities in History and the Archives 2011, Oxford University Press, USA, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780199740543

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