Historical glasnost

J. L. H.
March 1991
Labour History Review (Maney Publishing);Spring91, Vol. 56 Issue 1, p2
Academic Journal
The article comments on the availability of archival matters to citizens. It reflects on historical information being necessary for a healthy democracy. According to the Council of Europe, historical documents in non democratic countries are kept in national archives that limit access to citizens. Improvements in record management as well as open discussions in Great Britain regarding public records are also discussed.


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