Regimes of Memory

This volume represents, explores and interrogates the current developments, engaging directly with the place of memory in culture, and with memory's meaning's and history.

Regimes of Memory

Regimes of Memory

A focus on memory has come to prominence across a wide range of disciplines. History, literature, philosophy, anthropology, and cultural studies have placed memory at the heart of their interrogations of subjectivity, narrative, time and imagination. At the same time, memory has emerged as a central theme and preoccupation in popular literature, film and television, and the emergence of memory as an academic theme cannot be separated from its prominence in the wider culture. This volume represents, explores and interrogates the current developments, engaging directly with the place of memory in culture, and with memory's meaning's and history.

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Regimes of Memory
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Katharine Hodgkin, Susannah Radstone
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-09-02 - Publisher: Routledge

A focus on memory has come to prominence across a wide range of disciplines. History, literature, philosophy, anthropology, and cultural studies have placed memory at the heart of their interrogations of subjectivity, narrative, time and imagination. At the same time, memory has emerged as a central theme and preoccupation in
Memory Cultures
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Susannah Radstone, Katharine Hodgkin
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Transaction Publishers

In recent years memory has attracted increasing attention. From analyses of electronic communication and the Internet to discussions of heritage culture, to debates about victimhood and sexual abuse, memory is currently generating much cultural interest. This interdisciplinary collection takes a journey through memory in order to contextualize this current "memory
Contested Pasts
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Katharine Hodgkin, Susannah Radstone
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-09-02 - Publisher: Routledge

This inter-disciplinary volume demonstrates, from a range of perspectives, the complex cultural work and struggles over meaning that lie at the heart of what we call memory. In the last decade, a focus on memory in the human sciences has encouraged new approaches to the study of the past. As
Resisting Regimes
Language: en
Pages: 298
Authors: Shail Mayaram
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA

Historical account of the Meo Muslims chiefly located in the former princely states of Alwar and Bharatpur.
Memory and Migration
Language: en
Pages: 346
Authors: Julia Creet, Andreas Kitzmann
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-02-24 - Publisher: University of Toronto Press

Memory plays an integral part in how individuals and societies construct their identity. While memory is usually considered in the context of a stable, unchanging environment, this collection of essays explores the effects of immigration, forced expulsions, exile, banishment, and war on individual and collective memory. The ways in which

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