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Biography and autobiography as History methods, Professor Barbara Caine — WOAE088

Biography and autobiography as History methods, Professor Barbara Caine — WOAE088

A conversation for the interest of students and practitioners of History and others interested in scholarly approaches and attitudes to biography and autobiography as historical methods. Professor Barbara Caine explains changing perceptions of biography in the historiography and the emergence of what some refer to as a biological turn and more recently an autobiographical turn.