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Oral history guide

Elizabeth Bryant Merrill

Oral history guide

A handbook for amateurs, students, teachers and institutions

by Elizabeth Bryant Merrill

  • 146 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Sheffield .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • History,
  • Methodology,
  • Oral history

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages199
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11222524M
    ISBN 100881331767
    ISBN 109780881331769
    OCLC/WorldCa16268003

      Books Doing Oral History: A Practical Guide, Donald A. Ritchie, The Oral History Manual, Barbara W. Sommer and Mary Kay Quinlan, Transcribing and Editing Oral History, Willa K. Baum, Sites Berkeley Regional Oral History Office The Regional Oral History Office (ROHO) conducts, teaches, analyzes, and archives oral and video history documents in a broad variety of .   According to the Oral History Association, the term oral history refers to a method of recording and preserving oral testimony which results in a verbal document that is made available in different forms to other users, researchers, and the public. Ordinarily such an academic process would seem to be far removed from legal challenges.

    Overview “The Good War”: An Oral History of World War II was published in and received the Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction the following year. Written by Studs Terkel, the book is still considered a classic of oral traditional history, which tends to rely on written records and other material artifacts like works of art and literature or archaeological remains. Oral History is designed to introduce teachers, students, and interested individuals to the techniques, problems, and pleasures of collecting oral history. The authors, themselves experienced educators, examine the uses of oral history in the classroom, looking at a wide range of projects that have been attempted and focusing on those that have.

      Recording Oral History has been my oral history bible since its first edition in This third edition is, quite simply, the world's best guide to in-depth interviewing. It combines lucid synthesis of the multidisciplinary and international literature with insightful practical advice, enlivened by Yow's deep humanity and wry humorAlistair Reviews: 5. With an active marketplace of over million items, use the Alibris Advanced Search Page to find any item you are looking for.. Through the Advanced Search, you can find items by searching specific terms such as Title, Artist, Song Title, Genre, etc or you can narrow your .


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out of 5 stars If you want to do oral history, this book is a great guide. Reviewed in the United States on Verified Purchase. This book is a great guide to oral history. It's comprehensive, and its question-and-answer format makes its information extremely accessible.

I read it as part of a class I took on oral history and Cited by: Discover the best - Oral History in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers. The “Digital Oral History Workshop” is an excellent guide to adapting digital tools to the oral history process.

“Oral History in the Digital Age,” developed by MATRIX, Michigan State University Digital Humanities Center in collaboration with numerous partners; the go-to place for the latest information on digital media as they relate.

Doing Oral History is a useful, solid and applicable guide. This second edition, published inhas woven the web into the discussion. That means the 'tape recorder' has gone, but the capacity of MP3s and the ease of editing, storage and dissemination are not fully revealed/5(12).

Books About Oral History and Teaching; Books for More Details and Ideas About Oral History; Audiovisual Sources Books to Get You Started in Oral History Bartis, Peter. Folklife and Fieldwork: A Layman's Introduction to Field Techniques. Washington, DC: Library of Congress, Baum, Willa K.

Oral History for the Local Historical Society. Books shelved as oral-history: Voices from Chernobyl: The Oral History of a Nuclear Disaster by Svetlana Alexievich, Please Kill Me: The Uncensored Oral.

Recording Oral History, now available in its third edition, provides a comprehensive guide to oral history for researchers and students in diverse fields including history, sociology, anthropology, education, psychology, social work, and ethnographic methods.

Writing in a clear, accessible style, Valerie Yow builds on the foundations laid in prior editions of her widely used and Reviews: 6. Oral History, by Lee Smith,is a magical realist novel about 20th-century rural American ed of multiple points of view throughout three generations, it follows the mountain-dwelling.

A good oral history project may take several years to complete, from the beginning of planning through the completion of finished recordings and transcripts. Oral history projects should be planned two to three years ahead of centennials and other major historical celebrations, so that publications, videos.

The Oral History Manual is designed to help anyone interested in doing oral history research to think like an oral historian. Recognizing that oral history is a research methodology, the authors define oral history and then discuss the methodology in the context of the oral history life cycle - the guiding steps that take a practitioner from idea through access/use.

Oral history is the collection and study of historical information about individuals, families, important events, or everyday life using audiotapes, videotapes, or transcriptions of planned interviews. Practicing Oral History Among Refugees and Host Communities 1st Edition. Marella Hoffman Decem Practicing Oral History among Refugees and Host Communities provides a comprehensive and practical guide to applied oral history with refugees, teaching the reader how to use applied, contemporary oral history to help provide solutions to the ‘mega-problem’ that is the worldwide.

Appendices include sample legal release forms and information on oral history Oral History is a definitive step-by-step guide that provides advice and explanations on how to create recordings that illuminate human experience for generations to come/5(4).

A Guide to Oral History and the Law (Oxford Oral History Series) by John A. Neuenschwander (Author) › Visit Amazon's John A. Neuenschwander Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author.

Are 5/5(5). World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War is a zombie apocalyptic horror novel written by American author Max novel is a collection of individual accounts narrated by an agent of the United Nations Postwar Commission, following the devastating global conflict against the zombie passages record a decade-long desperate struggle, as experienced by people of.

Doing Oral History is considered the premier guidebook to oral history, used by professional oral historians, public historians, archivists, and genealogists as a core text in college courses and throughout the public history community.

Over the past decades, the development of digital audio and video recording technology has continued to alter the practice of oral history, making it /5(11).

Footnote citation for one interview in a multi-volume oral history: John Laird, Transcript of an oral history conductedin Out in the Redwoods: Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender History at UC Santa Cruz, -Regional History Project, UC Santa Cruz Library, University of California, Santa Cruz,pp The final part includes reflections and advices.

Sommer’s book ends with a glossary, appendices, and list of further readings on different aspects of oral history. Chapter two opens with an inclusive definition of oral history and ends with a ten step guide on how to best conduct oral history. The Oxford Handbook Of Oral History Oral History Guide by Donald A.

Ritchie, The Oxford Handbook Of Oral History Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download The Oxford Handbook Of Oral History books, In the past sixty years, oral history has moved from the periphery to the mainstream of academic studies and is now employed as a research.

The guide covers interview transcription, legal issues, archiving, funding sources, and sharing oral history with audiences. Intended for teachers, students, librarians, local historians, and volunteers as well as individuals, Catching Stories is the place to start for anyone who wants to document the memories and collect the stories of.

U.S. ARMY GUIDE TO ORAL HISTORY. By Stephen J. Lofgren. Center of Military History United States Army Washington, D.C., Front Cover:Oral History in the Jack McKenna (left), th Military History Detachment (MHD), interviews Capt. David Stone (center), 3d Battalion, 7th Cavalry, 3d Infantry Division, and an unidentified combat engineer about improvised explosive devices.

Recording Oral History book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. A newer edition of this book is available for ordering at the follo /5(1).A transcript of an oral history interview is, in the words of one style guide, “at best an imperfect representation of an oral interview.

The transcriber’s most important task is to render as close a replica to the actual event as possible.