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The Resource Shaping history : narratives of political change, Molly Andrews, (electronic resource)

Shaping history : narratives of political change, Molly Andrews, (electronic resource)

Label
Shaping history : narratives of political change
Title
Shaping history
Title remainder
narratives of political change
Statement of responsibility
Molly Andrews
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
IT-FiEUI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Andrews, Molly
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political sociology
  • History, Modern
  • Autobiography
Label
Shaping history : narratives of political change, Molly Andrews, (electronic resource)
Link
https://eui.idm.oclc.org/login?url=https://doi.org/10.1017/CBO9780511557859
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
1. History, biography, and political narratives -- Old and new stories -- The power of political narratives -- 2. Reflections on listening -- The construction of audience -- Research and desire -- Telling and 'tell-ability' -- Hearing the told and the untold -- The myth of the 'empowerment narrative' -- 3. England: stories of inspiration -- In search of stories of inspiration -- Context of the research -- Why life histories? -- Stories of radicalisation -- Keeping the faith -- Our letters -- Entering and exiting lives -- 4. The USA: narratives of patriotism -- 'My' country: The complexity of the personal pronoun -- One town's experience of patriotism during the Gulf War -- 'Good citizens' -- Patriotism and its discontents -- Kicking the 'Vietnam Syndrome' -- The frozen frame of 9/11 -- Revitalizing the national narrative -- Looking back to the time before the frame froze -- 5. East Germany. The contested story -- Background to the original project -- Constructing/constructed audience -- Oppositional activists and internal critics in the GDR -- The search for a narratable past -- Identity, imagination, and the Wall -- A question of generations -- Forgiveness and reworking the past -- 6. South Africa: told and untold stories -- South Africa, biography and the political imagination -- The 'miracle' of the TRC -- The 'talking cure'? -- Personal and historical narratives: the making of collective memory -- 7. Questions and endings -- Yearning for morality plays -- Beginnings and endings -- Individual identities and imagined communities -- Political narratives over time
Control code
CR9780511557859
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 223 pages)
Form of item
online
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
9780511557859
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital, PDF file(s).
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)829706594
Label
Shaping history : narratives of political change, Molly Andrews, (electronic resource)
Link
https://eui.idm.oclc.org/login?url=https://doi.org/10.1017/CBO9780511557859
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
1. History, biography, and political narratives -- Old and new stories -- The power of political narratives -- 2. Reflections on listening -- The construction of audience -- Research and desire -- Telling and 'tell-ability' -- Hearing the told and the untold -- The myth of the 'empowerment narrative' -- 3. England: stories of inspiration -- In search of stories of inspiration -- Context of the research -- Why life histories? -- Stories of radicalisation -- Keeping the faith -- Our letters -- Entering and exiting lives -- 4. The USA: narratives of patriotism -- 'My' country: The complexity of the personal pronoun -- One town's experience of patriotism during the Gulf War -- 'Good citizens' -- Patriotism and its discontents -- Kicking the 'Vietnam Syndrome' -- The frozen frame of 9/11 -- Revitalizing the national narrative -- Looking back to the time before the frame froze -- 5. East Germany. The contested story -- Background to the original project -- Constructing/constructed audience -- Oppositional activists and internal critics in the GDR -- The search for a narratable past -- Identity, imagination, and the Wall -- A question of generations -- Forgiveness and reworking the past -- 6. South Africa: told and untold stories -- South Africa, biography and the political imagination -- The 'miracle' of the TRC -- The 'talking cure'? -- Personal and historical narratives: the making of collective memory -- 7. Questions and endings -- Yearning for morality plays -- Beginnings and endings -- Individual identities and imagined communities -- Political narratives over time
Control code
CR9780511557859
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 223 pages)
Form of item
online
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
9780511557859
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
digital, PDF file(s).
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)829706594

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