War and Remembrance in the Twentieth Century (Studies in the by Jay Winter,Emmanuel Sivan PDF

By Jay Winter,Emmanuel Sivan

How struggle has been remembered jointly is the important query during this quantity. struggle within the 20th century is a vibrant and aggravating phenomenon which left in the back of it survivors who have interaction time and time back in acts of remembrance. This quantity, containing essays by way of extraordinary students of twentieth-century heritage, makes a speciality of the problems raised by way of the shadow of warfare during this century. The behaviour, no longer of complete societies or of ruling teams by myself, yet of the people who do the paintings of remembrance, is mentioned via interpreting the tense collective reminiscence due to the horrors of the 1st international battle, the Spanish Civil battle, the second one global warfare, and the Algerian conflict. by way of learning public sorts of remembrance, comparable to museums and exhibitions, literature and picture, the editors have succeeded in bringing jointly a quantity which demonstrates well known type of collective reminiscence continues to be a great deal alive.

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