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  • The Order Has Been Carried Out

    The Order Has Been Carried Out
    av Alessandro Portelli

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781403980083

    On March 24, 1944, Nazi occupation forces in Rome killed 335 unarmed civilians in retaliation for a partisan attack the day before. Portelli has crafted an eloquent, multi-voiced oral history of the massacre, of its background and its aftermath. The…

  • Oral History and Digital Humanities

    Oral History and Digital Humanities
    av Douglas A. Boyd

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137322005

    Exploring the developments that have occurred in the practice of oral history since digital audio and video became viable, this book explores various groundbreaking projects in the history of digital oral history, distilling the insights of pioneers…

  • Oral History and Digital Humanities

    Oral History and Digital Humanities
    av Douglas A. Boyd

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137322012

    Exploring the developments that have occurred in the practice of oral history since digital audio and video became viable, this book explores various groundbreaking projects in the history of digital oral history, distilling the insights of pioneers…

  • Biography of an Industrial Town

    Biography of an Industrial Town
    av Alessandro Portelli

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319845166

    A pioneering work in oral history, this book tells the story of the rise and fall of the industrial revolution and the apogee and crisis of the labor movement through an oral history of Terni, a steel town in Central Italy and the seat of the first…

  • Place, Writing, and Voice in Oral History

    Place, Writing, and Voice in Oral History
    av S. Trower

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349385034

    This book demonstrates how oral history can provide a valuable way of understanding locality, which is important in light of major issues facing the world today, including global environmental concerns.

  • Industrial Craft in Australia

    Industrial Craft in Australia

    Inbunden - 2022 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030872427

    This book is the first of its kind to investigate the ongoing significance of industrial craft in deindustrialising places such as Australia. Providing an alternative to the nostalgic trope of the redundant factory ‘craftsman’, this book…

  • Second Wind

    Second Wind
    av M. Festle

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230340916

    This book uses both oral and conventional historical methods to describe and analyze the history of lung transplantation in the US. While drawing on accounts from doctors and other specialists, it primarily focuses on the experiences of patients and…

  • To Wear the Dust of War

    To Wear the Dust of War

    Häftad - 2004 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781403965769

    Like many European Jews, Sam Iwry began his life in Poland, but at the age of ten fled with his family to Russia before World War I. At age 29, Iwry was forced to flee again - this time from the Soviets - and ended up in Shanghai, China, joining 20,…

  • Remembering

    Remembering

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781403963475

    Drawing on the work of scholars and practitioners such as Augusto Boal, Gloria Anzaldua, and Trinh Minh-ha, these essays advocate oral history and oral history-based performance as means to challenge and expand upon traditional ways of transmitting…

  • Memory, Subjectivities, and Representation

    Memory, Subjectivities, and Representation

    Häftad - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349566464

    This collection presents diverse scholarly approaches to oral narratives in the Spanish and Portuguese-speaking worlds. Eleven essays, originally written in Spanish, Portuguese, and English, coalesce around major themes that have long concerned oral…

  • London's Aylesbury Estate

    London's Aylesbury Estate
    av Michael Romyn

    Inbunden - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030514761

    This book looks beyond the Aylesbury’s public face by examining its rise and fall from the perspective of those who knew it, based largely on the oral testimony and memoir of residents and former residents, youth and community workers, borough…

  • Army Nurse Corps Voices from the Vietnam War

    Army Nurse Corps Voices from the Vietnam War
    av Janet Tanner

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030696160

    This book provides an oral history of women who served in the U.S. Army Nurse Corps during the Vietnam War. It follows the trajectory of eight women’s lives from their decision to become nurses, to surgical and evacuation hospitals in Vietnam,…

  • Displaced

    Displaced
    av O. Bennett

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230117860

    A collection of oral histories that reveal the loss of cultural continuity, identity, shifts in family responsibilities, gender roles and fractured relationships between generations that are just some of the challenges people face as they attempt to…

  • Soviet Communal Living

    Soviet Communal Living
    av P. Messana

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230110168

    This book brings together fascinating testimonies from thirty inhabitants of the 'Kommunalka,' the communal apartments that were the norm in housing in the cities of Russia during the whole history of the Soviet Union.

  • Place, Writing, and Voice in Oral History

    Place, Writing, and Voice in Oral History
    av S. Trower

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230623699

    This book demonstrates how oral history can provide a valuable way of understanding locality, which is important in light of major issues facing the world today, including global environmental concerns.

  • Christianity, Femininity and Social Change in Contemporary China

    Christianity, Femininity and Social Change in Contemporary China
    av Li Ma

    Häftad - 2020 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030318048

    Women make up the vast majority of Protestant Christians in China—a largely faceless majority, as their stories too often go untold in scholarly research as well as popular media. This book writes Protestant Chinese women into the history of t…

  • Christianity, Femininity and Social Change in Contemporary China

    Christianity, Femininity and Social Change in Contemporary China
    av Li Ma

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030318017

    Women make up the vast majority of Protestant Christians in China—a largely faceless majority, as their stories too often go untold in scholarly research as well as popular media. This book writes Protestant Chinese women into the history of t…

  • London's Aylesbury Estate: An Oral History of the 'Concrete Jungle'

    London's Aylesbury Estate: An Oral History of the 'Concrete Jungle'

    Häftad - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030514792

  • Soldiers and Citizens

    Soldiers and Citizens

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230601550

    This book is the first comprehensive oral history of the Iraq War. It presents the raw and vivid testimonies and recollections from combat veterans, family members, conscientious objectors, Bush administration officials, Iraqi leaders, and many othe…

  • Growing Up in the People?s Republic

    Growing Up in the People?s Republic
    av W. Ye

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781403969965

    In a conversational style and in chronological sequence, Ye Weili and Ma Xiaodong recount their earlier lives in China from the 1950s to the 1980s, a particularly eventful period that included the catastrophic Cultural Revolution. Using their own st…

  • HIV Survivors in Sydney

    HIV Survivors in Sydney
    av Cheryl Ware

    Inbunden - 2019 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030051013

    Inner-city Sydney was the epicenter of gay life in the Southern hemisphere in the 1970s and early 1980s. Gay men moved from across Australasia to find liberation in the city’s vibrant community networks; and when HIV and AIDS devastated those…

  • An Oral History of the Portuguese Colonial War

    An Oral History of the Portuguese Colonial War
    av Angela Campos

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319461939

    This oral history of ex-combatants of the Portuguese colonial war places the reader face-to-face with the men who were conscripted to fight the last and bloodiest of the West’s colonial wars in Africa, namely in Angola, Mozambique and Guinea-B…

  • The Unquiet Nisei

    The Unquiet Nisei
    av D. Bahr

    Inbunden - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230600676

    An oral-history-based biography of a seminal Asian-American activist. The book traces Embrey's life from her youth in the Little Tokyo section of Los Angeles, to her harrowing experiences in the Japanese internment camps, to her many decades of pass…

  • Soviet Communal Living

    Soviet Communal Living
    av P. Messana

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349292479

    This book brings together fascinating testimonies from thirty inhabitants of the 'Kommunalka,' the communal apartments that were the norm in housing in the cities of Russia during the whole history of the Soviet Union.

  • Black Leaders on Leadership

    Black Leaders on Leadership
    av P. Leffler

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137342492

    Drawing on a wealth of oral interviews, Conversations on Black Leadership uses the lives of prominent African Americans to trace the contours of Black leadership in America. Included here are fascinating accounts from a wide variety of figures such…

  • Black Leaders on Leadership

    Black Leaders on Leadership
    av P. Leffler

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137342508

    Drawing on a wealth of oral interviews, Conversations on Black Leadership uses the lives of prominent African Americans to trace the contours of Black leadership in America. Included here are fascinating accounts from a wide variety of figures such…

  • Negotiating Genocide in Rwanda

    Negotiating Genocide in Rwanda
    av Erin Jessee

    Häftad - 2018 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319832357

    This book is an oral history-based study of the politics of history in the aftermath of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda. Using life history and thematic interviews, the author brings the narratives of officials, survivors, returnees, perpetrators, and o…

  • Creating Choice

    Creating Choice
    av D. Cline

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781403968142

    Before Roe v. Wade, somewhere between one and two million illegal abortions were performed every year in the United States. Illegal abortion affected millions of women and their families, yet their stories remain hidden. In Creating Choice , citizen…

  • Biography of an Industrial Town

    Biography of an Industrial Town
    av Alessandro Portelli

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783319508979

    A pioneering work in oral history, this book tells the story of the rise and fall of the industrial revolution and the apogee and crisis of the labor movement through an oral history of Terni, a steel town in Central Italy and the seat of the first…

  • Oral History and Education

    Oral History and Education

    Inbunden - 2017 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349950188

    This book considers if and how oral history is ‘best practice’ for education. International scholars, practitioners, and teachers consider conceptual approaches, methodological limitations, and pedagogical possibilities of oral history…

  • No Room of Her Own

    No Room of Her Own
    av D. Hellegers

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230116580

    This oral history collection brings together extended interviews with fifteen women, illuminating the part that gender roles play in ensnaring women in cycles of domestic abuse and homelessness and highlighting the physical stresses. It also challen…

  • No Room of Her Own

    No Room of Her Own
    av D. Hellegers

    Inbunden - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230116573

    This oral history collection brings together extended interviews with fifteen women, illuminating the part that gender roles play in ensnaring women in cycles of domestic abuse and homelessness and highlighting the physical stresses. It also challen…

  • We Don't Become Refugees by Choice

    We Don't Become Refugees by Choice

    Inbunden - 2021 - Engelska - ISBN: 9783030845247

    This book traces the life of Maria Mia Truskier, who fled the Nazis as a young Polish Jew in early 1940 and once safely resettled in the United States, became an activist for other refugees, earning renown in the Bay Area as “the oldest refuge…

  • Growing Up in the People?s Republic

    Growing Up in the People?s Republic
    av W. Ye

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781403969958

    In a conversational style and in chronological sequence, Ye Weili and Ma Xiaodong recount their earlier lives in China from the 1950s to the 1980s, a particularly eventful period that included the catastrophic Cultural Revolution. Using their own st…

  • The End of the Cold War?

    The End of the Cold War?
    av Alexander von Plato

    Inbunden - 2015 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137488701

    This carefully researched history draws on archival sources as well as a wealth of new interviews with on-the-ground activists, political actors, international figures, and others to move beyond the narratives both the German and American varieties…

  • I Saw it Coming

    I Saw it Coming
    av T. K'Meyer

    Inbunden - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781403977458

    In this book, workers displaced by plant closings in Louisville, Kentucky tell their stories, emphasizing their agency, demanding respect for their skill, casting judgment on business and government for not showing that respect, and revealing a sens…

  • Oral History in Southeast Asia

    Oral History in Southeast Asia

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349457038

    Using the presence of the past as a point of departure, this books explores three critical themes in Southeast Asian oral history: the relationship between oral history and official histories produced by nation-states; the nature of memories of viol…

  • Oral History, Community, and Displacement

    Oral History, Community, and Displacement
    av S. Field

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230108905

    This book uses oral history methodology to record stories of people who experienced the brunt of racist forced removals in the city of Cape Town, South Africa. Through life stories and community case studies, it traces the human impact of this disru…

  • Speaking History

    Speaking History
    av S. Armitage

    Häftad - 2010 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781403977830

    This oral history reader, designed to supplement texts on the second half of the U.S. history survey, features the words of ordinary people who describe how they shaped, viewed, and remembered American history.

  • Overcoming Katrina

    Overcoming Katrina
    av D. Penner

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230608719

    Overcoming Katrina tells the stories of 27 New Orleanians as they fought to survive Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. Their oral histories offer first-hand experiences: three days on a roof with Navy veteran Leonard Smith; at the convention cente…

  • Overcoming Katrina

    Overcoming Katrina
    av D. Penner

    Inbunden - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230608702

    Overcoming Katrina tells the stories of 27 New Orleanians as they fought to survive Hurricane Katrina and its aftermath. Their oral histories offer first-hand experiences: three days on a roof with Navy veteran Leonard Smith; at the convention cente…

  • Exodus to Shanghai

    Exodus to Shanghai
    av S. Hochstadt

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137006714

    Of the 400,000 German-speaking Jews that escaped the Third Reich, about 16,000 ended up in Shanghai, China. This groundbreaking volume gathers 20 years of interviews with over 100 former Shanghai refugees. It offers a moving collective portrait of c…

  • Exodus to Shanghai

    Exodus to Shanghai
    av S. Hochstadt

    Inbunden - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137006707

    Of the 400,000 German-speaking Jews that escaped the Third Reich, about 16,000 ended up in Shanghai, China. This groundbreaking volume gathers 20 years of interviews with over 100 former Shanghai refugees. It offers a moving collective portrait of c…

  • Sharecropper?s Troubadour

    Sharecropper?s Troubadour

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230111271

    Folk singer and labor organizer John Handcox was born to illiterate sharecroppers, but went on to become one of the most beloved folk singers of the prewar labor movement. This beautifully told oral history gives us Handcox in his own words, recount…

  • Sharecropper?s Troubadour

    Sharecropper?s Troubadour

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230111288

    Folk singer and labor organizer John Handcox was born to illiterate sharecroppers, but went on to become one of the most beloved folk singers of the prewar labor movement. This beautifully told oral history gives us Handcox in his own words, recount…

  • Living with Jim Crow

    Living with Jim Crow
    av L. Brown

    Häftad - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230621527

    Using first-person narratives collected through oral history interviews, this groundbreaking book collects black women's memories of their public and private lives during the period of legal segregation in the American South.

  • Life and Death in the Delta

    Life and Death in the Delta
    av K. Rogers

    Inbunden - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781403960351

    Terrorism, black poverty, and economic exploitation produced a condition of collective trauma and social suffering for thousands of black Deltans in the Twentieth Century. Based on oral histories with African American activists and community leaders…

  • Life and Death in the Delta

    Life and Death in the Delta
    av K. Rogers

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781403960368

    Terrorism, black poverty, and economic exploitation produced a condition of collective trauma and social suffering for thousands of black Deltans in the Twentieth Century. Based on oral histories with African American activists and community leaders…

  • Voices from This Long Brown Land

    Voices from This Long Brown Land
    av Na Na

    Häftad - 2006 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780312295417

    In this engaging oral history, residents of California's scenic, sparsely-populated Owens Valley reflect on their varied experiences with the region's turbulent past. Contested themes of Native American removal, water transfers, and wartime internme…

  • Second Wind

    Second Wind
    av M. Festle

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781349343669

    This book uses both oral and conventional historical methods to describe and analyze the history of lung transplantation in the US. While drawing on accounts from doctors and other specialists, it primarily focuses on the experiences of patients and…

  • Education As My Agenda

    Education As My Agenda
    av J. Robinson

    Häftad - 2005 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780312295431

    When Gertrude Williams retired in 1998, after forty-nine years in the Baltimore public schools,The Baltimore Sun called her "the most powerful of principals" who "tangled with two superintendents and beat them both." In this oral memoir, Williams id…

  • Oral History Off the Record

    Oral History Off the Record

    Häftad - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137339645

    Because oral history interviews are personal interactions between human beings, they rarely conform to a methodological ideal. These reflections from oral historians provide honest and rigorous analyses of actual oral history practice that address t…

  • Oral History Off the Record

    Oral History Off the Record

    Inbunden - 2013 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137339638

    Because oral history interviews are personal interactions between human beings, they rarely conform to a methodological ideal. These reflections from oral historians provide honest and rigorous analyses of actual oral history practice that address t…

  • Sisters in the Brotherhoods

    Sisters in the Brotherhoods
    av J. LaTour

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230619180

    Sisters in the Brotherhoods is an oral-history-based study of women who have, against considerable odds, broken the gender barrier to blue-collar employment in various trades in New York City beginning in the 1970s. It is a story of the fight agains…

  • Soldiers and Citizens

    Soldiers and Citizens

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230601642

    This book is the first comprehensive oral history of the Iraq War. It presents the raw and vivid testimonies and recollections from combat veterans, family members, conscientious objectors, Bush administration officials, Iraqi leaders, and many othe…

  • Tiananmen Exiles

    Tiananmen Exiles
    av Perry Link

    Häftad - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137438317

    In the spring of 1989, millions of citizens across China took to the streets in a nationwide uprising against government corruption and authoritarian rule. What began with widespread hope for political reform ended with the People's Liberation Army…

  • Tiananmen Exiles

    Tiananmen Exiles
    av Perry Link

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137438300

    In the spring of 1989, millions of citizens across China took to the streets in a nationwide uprising against government corruption and authoritarian rule. What began with widespread hope for political reform ended with the People's Liberation Army…

  • Oral History and Photography

    Oral History and Photography

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781137280626

    This book collects original research essays to explore the diverse uses of photographs and photography in oral history, from the use of photos as memory triggers to their deployment in the telling of life stories. The book's contributors include bot…

  • Iraq?s Last Jews

    Iraq?s Last Jews
    av T. Morad

    Häftad - 2009 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780230618008

    Iraq's Last Jews is a collection of first-person accounts by Jews about their lives in Iraq's once-vibrant, 2500 year-old Jewish community and about the disappearance of that community in the middle of the 20th century. This book tells the story of…

  • Sisters in the Brotherhoods

    Sisters in the Brotherhoods
    av J. LaTour

    Inbunden - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9781403967589

    Sisters in the Brotherhoods is an oral-history-based study of women who have, against considerable odds, broken the gender barrier to blue-collar employment in various trades in New York City beginning in the 1970s. It is a story of the fight agains…