publication . Article . 2014

Pereajalugu internetiajastul: diasporaa-genealoogia ja jätkuv ajalookirjutusprotsess

Anne Heimo;
Open Access Estonian
  • Published: 03 Apr 2014 Journal: Mäetagused, volume 56, pages 155-180 (issn: 1406-9938, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Eesti Kirjandusmuuseum
Since the 1990s there has been a notable increase in family history research and genealogy in many countries. The development and popularity of information and social networking technology has substantially contributed to this boom in family history. Numerous associations, museums, archives, memorials, the media and online projects are actively participating in the collection of family history and migrant memories, to preserve this increasingly transnational heritage for future generations. It has also resulted in a growing interest to search one’s ancestral roots in “the old home country”, to search for family members who have migrated to other parts of the wor...
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free text keywords: diasporic genealogy, family history, family narrative, Finnish migrants in Australia, migration memories, participatory history culture, lcsh:Ethnology. Social and cultural anthropology, lcsh:GN301-674, Family history, Anthropology, Genealogy, History
Digital Humanities and Cultural Heritage
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