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Oral history : a handbook

Oral history : a handbook

Author: Ken Howarth
Publisher: Stroud, England : Sutton Publishing., 1998. ©1998
Series: History handbooks
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"A guide to the practice of recording oral history. Chapters cover a variety of uses and styles of oral history including settings such as academia, archives, libraries, museums, business, management, environmental planning, and the classroom. The various steps in the oral history process are covered, including planning, the interview, storage, cataloging, and retrieval."--Book description, Amazon.com.

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Genre/Form: Handbook
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Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Howarth, Ken.
Oral history.
Stroud, England : Sutton Pub., 1998
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ken Howarth
ISBN: 0750917563 9780750917568
OCLC Number: 40485164
Description: ix, 214 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 25 cm.
Contents: What is oral history?; oral history for the archive, library and museum professional; oral history for business, management and environmental planning; oral history in the community; oral history in the classroom; recording oral history - planning; recording oral history - the interview; storage, cataloguing and retrieval; oral history on video; using oral history. Appendices: useful addresses; sample questions; photographs and photography; clearance, deposit and copyright notes - audio and video; oral history society ethical guidelines; Rio de Janeiro earth summit, 1992 - agenda 21.
Series Title: History handbooks
Responsibility: Ken Howarth.


A practical introduction for amateurs and professionals which explains oral history recording and its uses. The author has born in mind the requirements of archivists, teachers, library and museum  Read more...


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