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Title The politics of memory in postwar Europe / Richard Ned Lebow, Wulf Kansteiner, and Claudio Fogu, editors
Published Durham : Duke University Press, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 366 pages)
Series e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Contents The memory of politics in postwar Europe / Richard Ned Lebow -- From victim myth to co-responsibility thesis : Nazi rule, World War II, and the Holocaust in Austrian memory / Heidemarie Uhl -- The legacy of World War II in France : mapping the discourses of memory / Richard J. Golsan -- Losing the war, winning the memory battle : the legacy of Nazism, World War II, and the Holocaust in the Federal Republic of Germany / Wulf Kansteiner -- Italiani brava gente : the legacy of fascist historical culture on Italian politics of memory / Claudio Fogu -- New threads on an old loom : national memory and social identity in postwar and post-communist Poland / Annamaria Orla-Bukowska -- What is so special about Switzerland? Wartime memory as a national ideology in the Cold War era / Regula Ludi -- Past as present, myth, or history? Discourses of time and the great fatherland war / Thomas C. Wolfe -- The politics of memory and the poetics of history / Claudio Fogu and Wulf Kansteiner
Summary Comparative case studies of how memories of World War II have been constructed and revised in France, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Poland, Italy, and the USSR (Russia)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 311-354) and index
Notes In English
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Subject Europa
Collective memory -- Europe
National characteristics, European.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Psychological aspects.
World War, 1939-1945 -- Social aspects -- Europe
World War, 1939-1945 -- Europe.
Andra världskriget 1939-1945 -- attityder till -- Europa.
Collective memory.
HISTORY / Europe / General
HISTORY -- Military -- World War II.
Kollektives Gedächtnis
Kollektivt minne -- Europa.
National characteristics, European.
Psychological aspects.
Social aspects.
Weltkrieg 1939-1945
Form Electronic book
Author Fogu, Claudio, 1963-
Kansteiner, Wulf.
Lebow, Richard Ned.
LC no. 2006010437
ISBN 0822338173