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Collective Memories in War, Paperback / softback Book


This edited collection offers an empirical exploration of social memory in the context of politics, war, identity and culture.

With a substantive focus on Eastern Europe, it employs the methodologies of visual studies, content and discourse analysis, in-depth interviews and surveys to substantiate how memory narratives are composed and rewritten in changing ideological and political contexts.

The book examines various historical events, including the Russian-Afghan war of 1979-89 and World War II, and considers public and local rituals, monuments and museums, textbook accounts, gender and the body.

As such it provides a rich picture of post-socialist memory construction and function based in interdisciplinary memory studies.


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 196 pages
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Social & cultural history
  • ISBN: 9781138390942



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