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Contested Pasts
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Jennifer Finn
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Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-04-18 - Publisher: University of Michigan Press

A fresh approach to the Roman imperial tradition on Alexander the Great
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
Divided Spaces, Contested Pasts
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: Lucienne Thys-Şenocak
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-30 - Publisher: Routledge

The Gallipoli peninsula in Turkey was the site of one of the most tragic and memorable battles of the twentieth century, with the Turks fighting the ANZAC (Australian New Zealand Army Corps) and soldiers from fifteen other countries. This book explores the history of its landscape, its people, and its
Kashmir’s Contested Pasts
Language: en
Pages: 378
Authors: Chitralekha Zutshi
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-09 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

A pioneering and comprehensive study of the historical imagination in Kashmir, this book explores the conversations between the ideas of Kashmir and the ideas of history taking place within Kashmir’s multilingual historical tradition. Analysing the deep linkages among Sanskrit, Persian, and Kashmiri narratives, Kashmir’s Contested Pasts contends that these traditions
Post-Communist Poland - Contested Pasts and Future Identities
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Ewa Ochman
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-07-18 - Publisher: Routledge

This book explores the reinterpretations of Poland’s past which have been undertaken by Polish national and local elites since the fall of communism. It focuses on remembrance practices and traces the de-commemorating of communism to examine the ways in which collective remembering and forgetting shapes present power constellations in Poland