Registration and Recognition

Documenting the Person in World History
Author(s): 
Breckenridge, Keith
Author(s): 
Szreter, Simon
ISBN: 
9780197265314
Date published: 
October 2012
Hardback
Price: 
£100.00

Identity recognition of individuals by the groups they are born into or wish to affiliate themselves with has been a universal human experience but any registration documentation has received little scholarly attention. This introduction to a new subject presents a wide-ranging set of original studies of registration over 2000 years.