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Title Holodomor and Gorta Mór : histories, memories and representations of famine in Ukraine and Ireland / edited by Christian Noack, Lindsay Janssen and Vincent Comerford
Published New York, N.Y. : Anthem, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (286 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Anthem series on Russian, East European and Eurasian studies
Anthem series on Russian, East European and Eurasian studies.
Contents Introduction: Holodomor and Gorta Mór: histories, memories and representations of famine in Ukraine and Ireland / Christian Noack, Lindsay Janssen and Vincent Comerford -- Histories, historiography and politics. Holodomor in Ukraine 1932-1933: an interpretation of facts / Stanislav Kulchytskyi (translated from Russian by Christian Noack) -- Ethnic issues in the famine of 1932-1933 in Ukraine / David Marples -- Grievance, scourge, or shame? the complexity of attitudes to Ireland's great famine / Vincent Comerford -- Public commemoration. History and national identity construction: the great famine in Irish and Ukrainian history textbooks / Jan Germen Janmaat -- Teaching hunger: the great Irish famine curriculum in New York state schools / Maureen O. Murphy -- Remembering famine orphans: the transmission of famine memory between Ireland and Quebec / Jason King -- The Irish famine and commemorative culture / Emily Mark-Fitzgerald -- Trauma and victimisation. Holodomor and the politics of memory in Ukraine after independence / Heorhiy Kasianov (translated from Russian by Christian Noack) -- The great Irish famine in stories for children in the closing decades of the twentieth century / Celia Keenan -- Collective trauma in a feature film: Golod-33 as one-of-a-kind / Olga Papash (translated from Russian by Christian Noack) -- New sources and new approaches to the Irish and Ukrainian famines. In search of new sources: Polish diplomatic and intelligence reports on the Holodomor / Jan Jacek Bruski (translated from Polish by Alicja Waligûra-Zblewska and Christian Noack) -- Oral history, oral tradition and the great famine / Maura Cronin -- Mapping population change in Ireland 1841-1851: quantitative analysis using historical GIS / Mary Kelly, A. Stewart Fotheringham and Martin Charlton
Summary "A comparative study of the famines of Ireland (1845-51) and Ukraine (1932-33), and how historical experiences of famine were translated into narratives that supported political claims for independent national statehood."--Provided by publisher
Notes Papers of the conference held at Maynooth on November 6-7, 2009
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Some articles translated from Russian and Polish
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Subject Famines -- Ireland -- 19th century -- History -- Congresses.
Famines -- Ukraine -- 20th century -- History -- Congresses.
Ireland -- History -- Famine, 1845-1852 -- Congresses.
Ireland -- History -- Famine, 1845-1852 -- Historiography -- Congresses.
Ukraine -- History -- Famine, 1932-1933 -- Congresses.
Ukraine -- History -- Famine, 1932-1933 -- Historiography -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
History.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Comerford, Vincent.
Janssen, Lindsay.
Noack, Christian.
ISBN 0857282239
1283976234 (MyiLibrary)
9780857282231
9781283976237 (MyiLibrary)
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