Publication

Family History: Relatives, Roots, and Databases

Dobbelaar, T., 2020, [Groningen]: Rijksuniversiteit Groningen. 292 p.

Research output: ThesisThesis fully internal (DIV)

APA

Dobbelaar, T. (2020). Family History: Relatives, Roots, and Databases. [Groningen]: Rijksuniversiteit Groningen. https://doi.org/10.33612/diss.111649309

Author

Dobbelaar, Tanny. / Family History : Relatives, Roots, and Databases. [Groningen] : Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, 2020. 292 p.

Harvard

Dobbelaar, T 2020, 'Family History: Relatives, Roots, and Databases', Doctor of Philosophy, University of Groningen, [Groningen]. https://doi.org/10.33612/diss.111649309

Standard

Family History : Relatives, Roots, and Databases. / Dobbelaar, Tanny.

[Groningen] : Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, 2020. 292 p.

Research output: ThesisThesis fully internal (DIV)

Vancouver

Dobbelaar T. Family History: Relatives, Roots, and Databases. [Groningen]: Rijksuniversiteit Groningen, 2020. 292 p. https://doi.org/10.33612/diss.111649309


BibTeX

@phdthesis{e8a48610fbed4f47b120ad2fab44281f,
title = "Family History: Relatives, Roots, and Databases",
abstract = "How are the concepts of ‘me’, ‘my relatives’ and ‘family’ shaped in the specific historical practice of contemporary family histories, written by family historians about their own relatives? Object of this study is a corpus of more than 120 contemporary histories, selected at the CBG (Centraal Bureau voor Genealogie), a national desk that facilitates genealogical research in The Netherlands. The analysis of this corpus covers templates of timelines, digital influences, concepts of family, and repertoires of family historians as writers. The intertwining of classical concepts and software-terms, and the intimate relations between individuals and their technological, digital artifacts is studied here in the tradition of Bruno Latour’s Actor-Network Theory (ANT). This study discloses the conceptual juggling with concepts needed in our descriptions of the past of our relatives.",
author = "Tanny Dobbelaar",
year = "2020",
doi = "10.33612/diss.111649309",
language = "English",
isbn = "978-94-034-2338-8",
publisher = "Rijksuniversiteit Groningen",
school = "University of Groningen",

}

RIS

TY - THES

T1 - Family History

T2 - Relatives, Roots, and Databases

AU - Dobbelaar, Tanny

PY - 2020

Y1 - 2020

N2 - How are the concepts of ‘me’, ‘my relatives’ and ‘family’ shaped in the specific historical practice of contemporary family histories, written by family historians about their own relatives? Object of this study is a corpus of more than 120 contemporary histories, selected at the CBG (Centraal Bureau voor Genealogie), a national desk that facilitates genealogical research in The Netherlands. The analysis of this corpus covers templates of timelines, digital influences, concepts of family, and repertoires of family historians as writers. The intertwining of classical concepts and software-terms, and the intimate relations between individuals and their technological, digital artifacts is studied here in the tradition of Bruno Latour’s Actor-Network Theory (ANT). This study discloses the conceptual juggling with concepts needed in our descriptions of the past of our relatives.

AB - How are the concepts of ‘me’, ‘my relatives’ and ‘family’ shaped in the specific historical practice of contemporary family histories, written by family historians about their own relatives? Object of this study is a corpus of more than 120 contemporary histories, selected at the CBG (Centraal Bureau voor Genealogie), a national desk that facilitates genealogical research in The Netherlands. The analysis of this corpus covers templates of timelines, digital influences, concepts of family, and repertoires of family historians as writers. The intertwining of classical concepts and software-terms, and the intimate relations between individuals and their technological, digital artifacts is studied here in the tradition of Bruno Latour’s Actor-Network Theory (ANT). This study discloses the conceptual juggling with concepts needed in our descriptions of the past of our relatives.

U2 - 10.33612/diss.111649309

DO - 10.33612/diss.111649309

M3 - Thesis fully internal (DIV)

SN - 978-94-034-2338-8

PB - Rijksuniversiteit Groningen

CY - [Groningen]

ER -

ID: 111649309