Sigurdur Gylfi Magnússon on the Microhistorical approach

What is Microhistory? Sigurdur Gylfi Magnússon started his talk by giving a general overview of the development on the field and insisted on several points : Source material and its subjectivity : All sources material needs interpretation. One the Periphery – The Normal exception : The one who breaks the rule leave traces. Using the microhistorical methods you…