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Title Accounting for violence : marketing memory in Latin America / Ksenija Bilbija and Leigh A. Payne, eds
Published Durham [N.C.] : Duke University Press, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 405 pages) : illustrations
Series The cultures and practice of violence series
Cultures and practice of violence series.
Contents Foreword : on memory and memorials / Luisa Valenzuela -- Introduction : time is money : the memory market in Latin America / Ksenija Bilbija and Leigh A. Payne -- A prime time to remember : memory merchandising in Globo's Anos rebeldes / Rebecca Atencio -- Accounting for murder : the contested narratives of the life and death of Maria Elena Moyano / Jo-Marie Burt -- Trauma tourism in Latin America / Laurie Beth Clark and Leigh A. Payne -- The business of memory : reconstructing torture centers as shopping malls and tourist sites / Susana Draper -- Marketing and sacred space : the Parque de la memoria in Buenos Aires / Nancy Gates-Madsen -- Reading '68 : the Tlatelolco memorial and gentrification in Mexico City / José Ramón Ruisánchez Serra -- Promoting Peru : tourism and post-conflict memory / Cynthia Milton and Maria Eugenia Ulfe -- The moral economy of memory : public and private commemorative space in post-Pinochet Chile / Cath Collins -- Dress for success : fashion, memory, and media representation of Augusto Pinochet / Carmen Oquendo Villar -- Tortured by fashion : making memory through corporate advertising / Ksenija Bilbija -- Memory inventory : the production and consumption of memory goods in Argentina / Susana Kaiser -- Conclusion : marketing discontent : the political economy of memory in Latin America / Alice A. Nelson
Summary Offering bold new perspectives on the politics of memory in Latin America, scholars analyze the memory markets in six countries that emerged from authoritarian rule in the 1980s and 1990s
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Collective memory -- Latin America.
Memorials -- Latin America.
Memory -- Social aspects -- Latin America.
Violence -- Social aspects -- Latin America.
Form Electronic book
Author Bilbija, Ksenija.
Payne, Leigh A.
ISBN 0822394324 (electronic bk.)
9780822394327 (electronic bk.)
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(cloth ; alk. paper)
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