Narrative and Genre

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Table of contents

  • Editorial Statement iii
  • Title Page v
  • Contents ix
  • Introduction to the Series xiii
  • Acknowledgements xvi
  • 1 - Introduction 1
  • 2 - Oral History as Genre 23
  • 3 - Silences 46
  • 4 - A Brazilian Worker's Autobiography in an Unexpected Form 63
  • 5 - Family Fables 81
  • 6 - Anecdote as Narrative Resource in Working-Class Life Stories 99
  • 7 - My Life as Consumer 114
  • 8 - Distant Homes, Our Genre 126
  • 9 - The Oral History Interview in a Cross-Cultural Setting 142
  • 10 - In the Archive, in the Field 160
  • 11 - Sharing and Reshaping Life Stories 167
  • Raphael Samuel - An Appreciation 182
  • Raphael Samuel - A Select Bibliography 191
  • Index 196
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