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by Mass Observation

  • Author: Mass Observation
  • ISBN: 0091729130
  • ISBN13: 978-0091729134
  • ePub: 1662 kb | FB2: 1226 kb
  • Language: English
  • Category: Social Sciences
  • Publisher: Ebury Press (July 30, 1987)
  • Pages: 141
  • Rating: 4.5/5
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War Factory ePub download

Mass Observation was founded by Tom Harrisson, Charles Madge and Humphrey Jennings in 1937.

Mass Observation was founded by Tom Harrisson, Charles Madge and Humphrey Jennings in 1937. Its purpose was to create 'an anthropology of ourselves' in other words, to study the everyday lives of ordinary people in Britain. Discounting an initial pamphlet, this was the tenth book to be published. It appears in Faber Finds as a part of an extensive reissue programme of the original Mass Observation titles. War Factory was originally published in 1943. It was largely the work of one 'observer', Celia Fremlin, also known as a thriller writer.

Published by Gollancz, London (1943).

Mass Observation was founded in 1937 by Tom Harrission, Charles Madge and Humphrey Jennings. In its first period, from 1937 to 1950, it published twenty-two books, many of which are being reissued in Faber Finds. Its purpose was to create an 'anthropology of ourselves', in other words, to provide a study of the everyday lives of ordinary people in Britain. These books constitute a unique social history of the period. Since 1970 the Mass Observation Archive has been at Sussex University. In 1981 the New Mass Observation Project was born.

Mass Observation is a project that aimed to create "an anthropology of. .

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Their work ended in the mid-1960s but was revived in 1981. The Archive is housed at the University of Sussex. Mass-Observation aimed to record everyday life in Britain through a panel of around 500 untrained volunteer observers who either maintained diaries or replied to open-ended questionnaires (known as directives)

This is an absolutely critical resource. Professor Stephen Brooke, York University, Toronto.

This is an absolutely critical resource.