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The Resource Memory and Political Change, edited by Aleida Assmann, Linda Shortt, (electronic resource)

Memory and Political Change, edited by Aleida Assmann, Linda Shortt, (electronic resource)

Label
Memory and Political Change
Title
Memory and Political Change
Statement of responsibility
edited by Aleida Assmann, Linda Shortt
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examining the role of memory in the transition from totalitarian to democratic systems, this book makes an important contribution to memory studies. It explores memory as a medium of and impediment to change, looking at memory's biological, cultural, narrative and socio-psychological dimensions
Cataloging source
AU-PeEL
Nature of contents
dictionaries
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Assmann, Aleida.
  • Shortt, Linda.
Series statement
ProQuest Ebook Central
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Collective memory
  • Collective memory in literature
  • Democratization
  • Democratization
  • Memory
  • Memory in literature
  • Political violence
  • Political violence in literature
  • Regime change
  • Regime change in literature
Label
Memory and Political Change, edited by Aleida Assmann, Linda Shortt, (electronic resource)
Link
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/eui/detail.action?docID=815848
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Foreword: Remembrance as a Human Right; Acknowledgements; Contributors; Memory and Political Change: Introduction 1Aleida Assmann and Linda Shortt; Part I: Transgenerational Transmission; 1 Replacement Children: The Transgenerational Transmission of Traumatic Loss; 2 The Emotional Legacy of the National Socialist Past in Post-War Germany; Part II: Instruments of Change; 3 To Remember or to Forget: Which Way Out of a Shared History of Violence?; 4 Between Pragmatism, Coercion and Fear: Chosen Amnesia after the Rwandan Genocide
  • 5 From Domestic to International Instruments for Dealing with a Violent Past: Causes, Concomitants and Consequences for Democratic TransitionsPart III: Re-Imagining the Past for the Future; 6 Re-Imagining East Germany in the Berlin Republic: Jana Hensel, GDR Memory and the Transitional Generation; 7 South African Transition in the Literary Imagination: Nadine Gordimer, J.M. Coetzee, Malika Lueen Ndlovu; 8 'That's Not A Story I Could Tell.' Commemorating the Other Side of the Colonial Frontier in Australian Literature of Reconciliation; Part IV: Resistance to Change
  • 9 Deep Memory and Narrative Templates: Conservative Forces in Collective Memory10 The 'Myth' of the Self: The Georgian National Narrative and Quest for 'Georgianness'; 11 Memory Specificity Across Cultures; Name Index; Subject Index;
Control code
u370285
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (242 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780230354241
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBL815848
  • (OCoLC)767502917
Label
Memory and Political Change, edited by Aleida Assmann, Linda Shortt, (electronic resource)
Link
https://ebookcentral.proquest.com/lib/eui/detail.action?docID=815848
Publication
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
  • Cover; Contents; Foreword: Remembrance as a Human Right; Acknowledgements; Contributors; Memory and Political Change: Introduction 1Aleida Assmann and Linda Shortt; Part I: Transgenerational Transmission; 1 Replacement Children: The Transgenerational Transmission of Traumatic Loss; 2 The Emotional Legacy of the National Socialist Past in Post-War Germany; Part II: Instruments of Change; 3 To Remember or to Forget: Which Way Out of a Shared History of Violence?; 4 Between Pragmatism, Coercion and Fear: Chosen Amnesia after the Rwandan Genocide
  • 5 From Domestic to International Instruments for Dealing with a Violent Past: Causes, Concomitants and Consequences for Democratic TransitionsPart III: Re-Imagining the Past for the Future; 6 Re-Imagining East Germany in the Berlin Republic: Jana Hensel, GDR Memory and the Transitional Generation; 7 South African Transition in the Literary Imagination: Nadine Gordimer, J.M. Coetzee, Malika Lueen Ndlovu; 8 'That's Not A Story I Could Tell.' Commemorating the Other Side of the Colonial Frontier in Australian Literature of Reconciliation; Part IV: Resistance to Change
  • 9 Deep Memory and Narrative Templates: Conservative Forces in Collective Memory10 The 'Myth' of the Self: The Georgian National Narrative and Quest for 'Georgianness'; 11 Memory Specificity Across Cultures; Name Index; Subject Index;
Control code
u370285
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (242 pages)
Form of item
electronic
Governing access note
Use of this electronic resource may be governed by a license agreement which restricts use to the European University Institute community. Each user is responsible for limiting use to individual, non-commercial purposes, without systematically downloading, distributing, or retaining substantial portions of information, provided that all copyright and other proprietary notices contained on the materials are retained. The use of software, including scripts, agents, or robots, is generally prohibited and may result in the loss of access to these resources for the entire European University Institute community
Isbn
9780230354241
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • EBL815848
  • (OCoLC)767502917

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