ERIC Number: EJ625196
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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The Failure or Future of American Archival History: A Somewhat Unorthodox View.
Cox, Richard J.
Libraries & Culture, v35 n1 p141-54 Win 2000
Reviews some of the highlights of American archival history research, especially the growing interest in cultural and public history. Discusses the multidisciplinary nature of archive research, the impact of technology, and the re-emergence of records and record-keeping systems as a core area for study. (Contains 54 references.) (LRW)
Descriptors: Archives, Cultural Influences, Interdisciplinary Approach, Library History, Public History, Records (Forms)
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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