Tracing Family Lines: The Impact of Genealogy Research on Family Communication

Tracing Family Lines: The Impact of Genealogy Research on Family Communication

by Amy M. Smith
     
 

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Family genealogy research has grown exponentially over the past decade, making it an area worthy of scholarly inquest. Tracing Family Lines: The Impact of Genealogy Research on Family Communication, by Amy M. Smith, explores the connection between women and genealogy by examining the ways inherited familial narratives and data work to position women within American… See more details below

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Family genealogy research has grown exponentially over the past decade, making it an area worthy of scholarly inquest. Tracing Family Lines: The Impact of Genealogy Research on Family Communication, by Amy M. Smith, explores the connection between women and genealogy by examining the ways inherited familial narratives and data work to position women within American culture.

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Christopher N. Poulos
In Tracing Family Lines, Dr. Amy M. Smith artfully weaves her personal quest to understand her family history into a broader—and deeper—look at the vibrant intersections of story, history, and communication in families. This book will no doubt become an important volume for scholars and teachers interested in families, family communication, family stories, family histories, and geneaological research.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780739166239
Publisher:
Lexington Books
Publication date:
10/18/2012
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
144
File size:
1 MB

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