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The Resource Archives & information in the early modern world, edited by Liesbeth Corens, Kate Peters, & Alexandra Walsham

Archives & information in the early modern world, edited by Liesbeth Corens, Kate Peters, & Alexandra Walsham

Label
Archives & information in the early modern world
Title
Archives & information in the early modern world
Statement of responsibility
edited by Liesbeth Corens, Kate Peters, & Alexandra Walsham
Title variation
Archives and information in the early modern world
Contributor
Editor
Host institution
Issuing body
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Investigating the relationship between archives and information in the early modern world, this latest collection of essays edited by Kate Peters, Alexandra Walsham, and Liesbeth Corens explores every aspect of record keeping; from the proliferation of physical documentation between the sixteenth and eighteenth centuries to the implication of archives in patterns of statecraft
Member of
Cataloging source
YDX
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
CD995
LC item number
.A73 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1966-
  • 2014
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Corens, Liesbeth
  • Peters, Kate
  • Walsham, Alexandra
  • British Academy
  • Transforming Information: Record Keeping in the Early Modern World (Conference)
Series statement
Proceedings of the British Academy
Series volume
212
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Archives
  • Archives
  • Archival resources
  • Information organization
  • Europe
Label
Archives & information in the early modern world, edited by Liesbeth Corens, Kate Peters, & Alexandra Walsham
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes revised version of papers from a conference entitled "Transforming Information: Record Keeping in the Early Modern World" held at the British Academy in April 2014, together with three additional essays
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 3.
  • Archival intelligence: diplomatic correspondence, information overload, and information management in Italy, 1450-1650
  • Filippo De Vivo
  • 4.
  • Jean-Baptiste Colbert, accounting, and the genesis of the state archive in early modern France
  • Jacob Soll
  • Part II: Access and secrecy.
  • 5.
  • The early modern secretary and the early modern archive
  • Arnold Hunt
  • Foreword
  • 6.
  • Knowledge, oblivion, and concealment in early modern Spain: the ambiguous agenda of the Archive of Simancas
  • Arndt Brendecke
  • 7.
  • 'Friction in the archives': access and the politics of record-keeping in revolutionary England
  • Kate Peters
  • Part III: Media and materiality.
  • 8.
  • The material culture of record-keeping in early modern England
  • Heather Wolfe & Peter Stallybrass
  • Eric Ketelaar
  • 9.
  • Archiving the archive: scribal and material culture in 17th-century Zurich
  • Sundar Henny
  • Part IV: Documentation and distance.
  • 10.
  • Truth and suffering in the Quaker Archives
  • Brooke Sylvia Palmieri
  • 11.
  • Death, distance, and bureaucracy: an archival story
  • Sylvia Sellers-García
  • Introduction: Archives and information in the early modern world
  • 12.
  • The transnational archive of the Sinosphere: the early modern East Asian information order
  • Kiri Paramore
  • Afterword
  • Ann Blair
  • Alexandra Walsham, Kate Peters, & Liesbeth Corens
  • Part I: Organisation and agency.
  • 2.
  • Early modern European archivality: organised records, information, and state power, c. 1500
  • Randolph C. Head
Control code
039478192
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xviii, 326 pages
Isbn
9780197266250
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Archives & information in the early modern world, edited by Liesbeth Corens, Kate Peters, & Alexandra Walsham
Publication
Copyright
Note
Includes revised version of papers from a conference entitled "Transforming Information: Record Keeping in the Early Modern World" held at the British Academy in April 2014, together with three additional essays
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 3.
  • Archival intelligence: diplomatic correspondence, information overload, and information management in Italy, 1450-1650
  • Filippo De Vivo
  • 4.
  • Jean-Baptiste Colbert, accounting, and the genesis of the state archive in early modern France
  • Jacob Soll
  • Part II: Access and secrecy.
  • 5.
  • The early modern secretary and the early modern archive
  • Arnold Hunt
  • Foreword
  • 6.
  • Knowledge, oblivion, and concealment in early modern Spain: the ambiguous agenda of the Archive of Simancas
  • Arndt Brendecke
  • 7.
  • 'Friction in the archives': access and the politics of record-keeping in revolutionary England
  • Kate Peters
  • Part III: Media and materiality.
  • 8.
  • The material culture of record-keeping in early modern England
  • Heather Wolfe & Peter Stallybrass
  • Eric Ketelaar
  • 9.
  • Archiving the archive: scribal and material culture in 17th-century Zurich
  • Sundar Henny
  • Part IV: Documentation and distance.
  • 10.
  • Truth and suffering in the Quaker Archives
  • Brooke Sylvia Palmieri
  • 11.
  • Death, distance, and bureaucracy: an archival story
  • Sylvia Sellers-García
  • Introduction: Archives and information in the early modern world
  • 12.
  • The transnational archive of the Sinosphere: the early modern East Asian information order
  • Kiri Paramore
  • Afterword
  • Ann Blair
  • Alexandra Walsham, Kate Peters, & Liesbeth Corens
  • Part I: Organisation and agency.
  • 2.
  • Early modern European archivality: organised records, information, and state power, c. 1500
  • Randolph C. Head
Control code
039478192
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xviii, 326 pages
Isbn
9780197266250
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations

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