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Contesting Archives: Finding Women in the Sources

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The contributors of Contesting Archives challenge the assumption that an archive is a neutral, immutable, and a historical repository of information. Instead, these historians view it as a place where decisions are made about whose documents--and therefore whose history--is important. Finding that women's voices and their texts were often obscured or lost altogether, they ...more
Hardcover, 248 pages
Published June 9th 2010 by University of Illinois Press (first published June 1st 2010)
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