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The Oral History Reader edited by Robert Perks and Alistair Thomson, is an international anthology of the key writings about the theory, method and use of oral history.

Arranged in five thematic sections, The Oral History Reader details issues in the theory and practice of oral history. The collection covers key debates in the postwar development of oral history including:

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Paperback, 494 pages
Published January 8th 1998 by Routledge (first published November 27th 1997)
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Oct 03, 2013 Ngyw rated it really liked it
Some extraordinary stuff about oral history study in this book. It also helps to meet Alistair Thomson, who loves his work.
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Very useful book for both theorists and practicioners of oral history. I got many new ideas on the matter!
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