Jump to ContentJump to Main Navigation
Alternate RootsEthnicity, Race, and Identity in Genealogy Media$
Users without a subscription are not able to see the full content.

Christine Scodari

Print publication date: 2018

Print ISBN-13: 9781496817785

Published to University Press of Mississippi: September 2019

DOI: 10.14325/mississippi/9781496817785.001.0001

Show Summary Details
Page of

PRINTED FROM Mississippi SCHOLARSHIP ONLINE (www.mississippi.universitypressscholarship.com). (c) Copyright University Press of Mississippi, 2020. All Rights Reserved. An individual user may print out a PDF of a single chapter of a monograph in MSSO for personal use.date: 02 April 2020

Unraveling Genealogy Culture

Unraveling Genealogy Culture

Chapter:
(p.20) 2 Unraveling Genealogy Culture
Source:
Alternate Roots
Author(s):

Christine Scodari

Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:10.14325/mississippi/9781496817785.003.0002

Chapter Two gauges hegemonic and/or resistive meanings, readings, or outcomes in or related to traditional and digital institutions, tools, texts, practices, participatory cultures, and identities associated with taking up and/or performing genealogy. It scrutinizes issues of privacy, race, ethnicity, class, gender, age, and intersected identities in such terms. The chapter highlights genealogical tourism and family reunions in light of the racial/ethnic dimensions of the author’s auto-ethnographic sojourns. It also elaborates existing theory and research on social and digital media and situates these insights in terms of day-to-day practices of genealogy.

Keywords:   History of Genealogy, Genealogy Tourism, Ethnicity/Race, Digital Media Theory, Privacy

University Press of Mississippi requires a subscription or purchase to access the full text of books within the service. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter.

Please, subscribe or login to access full text content.

If you think you should have access to this title, please contact your librarian.

To troubleshoot, please check our FAQs , and if you can't find the answer there, please contact us.