Archival Theory: Notes towards the beginnings of a bibliography

Compiled by Terry Abraham

April 2006

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"Practice is the engine that drives archival theory." --- Terry Abraham, in American Archivist, 54(1991)377.

"It is important for the profession to remember that the opposite of practical is impractical, not theoretical." --- Terry Cook, in American Archivist, 63(2000)390.

"In theory, there is no difference between theory and practice. In practice, there is no relationship between theory and practice." --- Dan Hinsley, Usenet tag-line

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