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Archives and Practice Materials

John B. Nann and Morris L. Cohen

in The Yale Law School Guide to Research in American Legal History

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780300118537
eISBN:
9780300235685
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300118537.003.0009
Subject:
Law, Legal History

This chapter focuses on archives and special collections. Archival collections are diverse, ranging in size, scope, creator, and format. As such, there are two parts to an archival research project: ... More


Epilogue: The Intimate Historicism of Late Twentieth-Century Feminist Criticism

J. Samaine Lockwood

in Archives of Desire: The Queer Historical Work of New England Regionalism

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9781469625362
eISBN:
9781469625386
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469625362.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, American Colonial Literature

This epilogue presents a series of recognitions regarding how the intimate historicism practiced by the New England regionalists—their sensual history making endeavors—resonate with the historicism ... More


Ghurbāl’s School: 1930–1952

Yoav Di Capua

in Gatekeepers of the Arab Past: Historians and History Writing in Twentieth-Century Egypt

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520257320
eISBN:
9780520944817
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520257320.003.0006
Subject:
History, Middle East History

This chapter addresses the following question: What makes Ghurbāl the doyen of Egyptian historiography? It presents two major arguments. First, the academic school of writing continued royal ... More


The Allure of the Archives

Arlette Farge

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780300176735
eISBN:
9780300180213
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300176735.001.0001
Subject:
History, Historiography

Le Goût de l'archive is widely regarded as a historiographical classic. While combing through two-hundred-year-old judicial records from the Archives of the Bastille, the author was struck by the ... More


Qualitative Diary Research Design

Lauri L. Hyers

in Diary Methods: Understanding Qualitative Research

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190256692
eISBN:
9780190856823
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190256692.003.0003
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This chapter discusses basic design considerations for qualitative diary studies that involve either archival or solicited diaries. After a brief overview of the unique types of data diaries can ... More


Lessons Learned

John D. Martin, J. William Petty, and James S. Wallace

in Value–Based Management with Corporate Social Responsibility

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
September 2009
ISBN:
9780195340389
eISBN:
9780199867257
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195340389.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Macro- and Monetary Economics, Financial Economics

This chapter presents lessons learned from the experiences of VBM firms. The objective of VBM is a cultural change that involves modifying behavior to align the interests of a firm's management with ... More


Exploring the production of urban space: Differential space in three post-industrial cities

Michael Edema Leary-Owhin

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9781447305743
eISBN:
9781447311454
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447305743.001.0001
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

This important book presents new international comparative research that engages critically with Lefebvre’s spatial theories and challenges recent thinking about the nature of urban space. The book ... More


Introduction: Horizons, 1914

Donald R. Kelley

in Frontiers of History: Historical Inquiry in the Twentieth Century

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
October 2013
ISBN:
9780300120622
eISBN:
9780300135091
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300120622.003.0001
Subject:
History, Historiography

This introductory chapter discusses the theme of this volume which is historical inquiry. This text examines historiographical themes, language, and methods which have persisted through time to the ... More


A ‘delirium tremens’: Italian-language film versions and early dubbings by Paramount, MGM, and Fox (1930–3)

Carla Mereu Keating

in The Translation of Films, 1900-1950

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2019
ISBN:
9780197266434
eISBN:
9780191884191
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266434.003.0009
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter sheds new light on the strategies that Paramount, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, and Fox developed in the early 1930s to target the Italian-speaking market. It documents how the Italian ... More


Historical Legal Research: Implications and Applications

P. Ishwara Bhat

in Idea and Methods of Legal Research

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2020
ISBN:
9780199493098
eISBN:
9780199098316
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780199493098.003.0007
Subject:
Law, Philosophy of Law

Study of history of laws and legal systems unravels their social dimensions and gives insight into the dynamics of economics, communitarian ethos, and the cultural trajectory beneath them. History ... More


The Archival Landscape of Milton's Youth, University Years, and Pre‐London Residencies

Edward Jones

in Young Milton: The Emerging Author, 1620-1642

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780199698707
eISBN:
9780191740756
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199698707.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Milton Studies, 17th-century and Restoration Literature

Focused upon the first three decades of Milton's life, this essay considers both the known and little known and suggests the information gap marking these years might be improved. Based upon the ... More


Introduction

Julian Germann

in Unwitting Architect: German Primacy and the Origins of Neoliberalism

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781503609846
eISBN:
9781503614291
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9781503609846.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Economic History

The introduction asks how Germany—a country long thought to be irrevocably European and committed to a more social market economy—could have emerged at the helm of a punitive program of neoliberalism ... More


‘Rhodesians Never Die’: The Impact of War and Political Change on White Rhodesia, c.1970–1980

Peter Godwin and Ian Hancock

Published in print:
1993
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198203650
eISBN:
9780191675935
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198203650.001.0001
Subject:
History, World Modern History

This book tells the story of how White Rhodesians, three-quarters of whom were ill-prepared for revolutionary change, reacted to the ‘terrorist’ war and the onset of Black rule in the 1970s. It shows ... More


Introduction

Frances C. Galt

in Women's Activism Behind the Screens: Trade Unions and Gender Inequality in the British Film and Television Industries

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9781529206296
eISBN:
9781529214475
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781529206296.003.0001
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This chapter establishes the original contribution of the book by addressing why this research is necessary, where it sits within the existing literature and how this research has been conducted. ... More


World Historians and the Future of Academic History: A Research Manifesto

Alan Karras

in Encounters Old and New in World History: Essays Inspired by Jerry H. Bentley

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780824865917
eISBN:
9780824875626
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824865917.003.0002
Subject:
History, Historiography

This essay explores the relationship between academic training in history and teaching world history. Historians are almost always trained to do original archival research, which generally leads to ... More


Gathering and Handling the Documents

Arlette Farge

in The Allure of the Archives

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780300176735
eISBN:
9780300180213
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300176735.003.0005
Subject:
History, Historiography

This chapter describes how it feels actually to gather together information from the archival documents. Although this mode of research may appear old fashioned and out of place in today's technical ... More


Diary Methods: Understanding Qualitative Research

Lauri Hyers

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9780190256692
eISBN:
9780190856823
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190256692.001.0001
Subject:
Psychology, Social Psychology

This book provides an overview of diary research history, design, data collection, data analysis, report writing, evaluation, and ethics. In use for about 100 years now in the social sciences, diary ... More


Waiting for the Barbarians: Inside the Archives of the European Court of Justice

Fernanda G. Nicola

in New Legal Approaches to Studying the Court of Justice: Revisiting Law in Context

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780198871477
eISBN:
9780191914362
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198871477.003.0004
Subject:
Law, EU Law

This chapter offers some methodological insights to those who wish to embark on a study of the archival history of the European Court of Justice (ECJ). Through her voyage into this newly opened ... More


Conclusion: ‘Presentness Is Grace’

Kevin A. Morrison

in Victorian Liberalism and Material Culture: Synergies of Thought and Place

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474431538
eISBN:
9781474445023
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474431538.003.0006
Subject:
Literature, 19th-century and Victorian Literature

The conclusion reflects on questions of evidence in writing about historical interiors that either no longer exist or have been fundamentally altered.


Introduction: Re-Evaluating the AFL

Naomi Paxton

in Stage rights!: The Actresses' Franchise League, activism and politics 1908-58

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781526114785
eISBN:
9781526139054
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781526114785.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Drama

This chapter introduces the Actresses' Franchise League and the archival research process and methodology of the author, and considers how the League has been portrayed in previous scholarship and ... More


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