People Studying People

Pub Date : 1980-01-01 | Author : Robert A. Georges | Publisher : Univ of California Press

ISBN 10 : 0520039890
ISBN 13 : 9780520039896

The authors of this book demonstrate that fieldwork is first and foremost a human pursuit. They draw upon published and unpublished accounts of fieldworkers' personal experiences t..

Folkloristics

Pub Date : 1995-01-01 | Author : Robert A. Georges | Publisher : Indiana University Press

ISBN 10 : 0253329345
ISBN 13 : 9780253329349

""Excellent."" -- The Reader's Review ""Anybody contemplating the study and pursuit of folklore... will benefit from reading this presentation thoroughly to determine your place in..

Craftsman Of The Cumberlands

Pub Date : 1989 | Author : Michael Owen Jones | Publisher : University Press of Kentucky

ISBN 10 : 0813126991
ISBN 13 : 9780813126999

Hedy Lamarr's life was punctuated by salacious rumors and public scandal, but it was her stunning looks and classic Hollywood glamour that continuously captivated audiences. Born H..

Doing Oral History

Pub Date : 2014-09-19 | Author : Donald A. Ritchie | Publisher : Oxford University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780199329359
ISBN 13 : 0199329354

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 coll..

Envelopes Of Sound

Pub Date : 1991 | Author : Ronald J. Grele | Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN 10 : 0275941841
ISBN 13 : 9780275941840

Prior to the publication of Envelopes of Sound oral history was regarded as an archival practice and interviews were considered the repositories of data. Envelopes shows that the i..