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Contentious memories

looking back at the GDR

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  • 3 Currently reading

Published by P. Lang in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Germany (East)
    • Subjects:
    • Intellectuals -- Germany (East),
    • Socialism and culture -- Germany (East),
    • Germany (East) -- Intellectual life.,
    • Germany (East) -- Historiography.,
    • Germany (East) -- Cultural policy.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Jost Hermand & Marc Silberman.
      SeriesGerman life and civilization,, v. 24
      ContributionsHermand, Jost., Silberman, Marc, 1948-, Wisconsin Workshop (28th : 1996 : Madison, Wis.)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDD287.3 .C66 1998
      The Physical Object
      Paginationx, 251 p. ;
      Number of Pages251
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL671594M
      ISBN 10082043843X
      LC Control Number97017587

        This was pretty quick and (unfortunately) simple book. The first section focuses on the history of which is very straight-forward. The meat of the book lies in the second section, wiyh analyses ranging from the effects on survivors, mythologization and memory across media, a comparative political study on the democratizing effects, and a study on regionalism in Korean politics/5. ‘Good Vibrations: My Life as a Beach Boy’ by Mike Love Blue Rider Press, pp., $ It’s difficult to imagine a more iconic American rock band than the Beach Boys.

      This book is by far the most balanced and comprehensive English-language reassessment of the events. Contentious Kwangju offers a superb and multifaceted lecture on the politics of memory surrounding the Kwangju uprising and is required reading for anyone interested in the history of Korean democratization. American Journal of SociologyBrand: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.   T he best nonfiction books published in look to the past in order to better understand the present. Some revisit conflicts that have shaped the modern world, as Author: Lucy Feldman.

        The Hardcover of the Contentious Kwangju: The May 18th Uprising in Korea's Past and Present by Gi-Wook Shin Stanford University at Barnes & Noble. FREE shifting meanings of this seminal event and explains how the memory of Kwangju has affected Korean life from politics to culture. In keeping with the book's title, the essays offer competing Pages:   The paper reviews a growing body of scientific literature on memory reconsolidation, a relatively new (and, in humans, still somewhat contentious) concept in which old information is called to Author: Cari Romm.


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