ERIC Number: EJ625188
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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American Library History Literature, 1947-1997: Theoretical Perspectives?
Wiegand, Wayne A.
Libraries & Culture, v35 n1 p4-34 Win 2000
Reviews 50 years of published research literature in American library history that shows a lack of theoretical perspective. Suggests that library historians should join with critical theorists and with social and cultural historians to help place the library in a larger context of social and cultural forces. (Contains 131 references.) (LRW)
Journal availability: Libraries & Culture, University of Texas Press, P.O. Box 7819, Austin, TX 78713-7819.
Publication Type: Historical Materials; Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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