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Memory and political change

Aleida Assmann

Memory and political change

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Collective memory,
  • Democratization in literature,
  • Regime change in literature,
  • Case studies,
  • Collective memory in literature,
  • Regime change,
  • Memory,
  • Democratization,
  • Political violence,
  • Political violence in literature,
  • Memory in literature

  • Edition Notes

    Includes index.

    Statementedited by Aleida Assmann, Linda Shortt
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC489 .M46 2012
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25329228M
    ISBN 109780230301993, 9780230302006
    LC Control Number2011029568

    Memory, the encoding, storage, and retrieval in the human mind of past experiences. The basic pattern of remembering involves attention to an event followed by representation of that event in the brain. Repeated attention, or practice, enables activities such as . The series includes work that progresses comparative analysis of post-Soviet politics, as well as case study research on political change in individual post-Soviet states. The series features original research monographs, thematically strong edited collections and specialized texts.


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About this book Examining the role of memory in the transition from totalitarian to democratic systems, this book makes an important contribution to memory studies. It explores memory as a medium of and impediment to change, looking at memory's biological, cultural, narrative and socio-psychological.

Examining the role of memory in the transition from totalitarian to democratic systems, this book makes an important contribution to memory studies. It explores memory as a medium of and impediment to change, looking at memory's biological, cultural, narrative and socio-psychological dimensions.

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It explores memory as a medium of and impediment to change, looking at memory's biological, cultural, narrative and socio-psychological.

Examining the role of memory in Memory and political change book transition from totalitarian to democratic systems, this book makes an important contribution to memory studies. It explores memory as a medium of and impediment to change, looking at memory's biological, cultural, narrative and socio-psychological dimensions.

The contemporary political landscape is continuously undergoing decisive changes which are propelled, instigated and reinforced by a whole new set of instruments and institutions that are employed to overcome totalitarian and violent by: While it is well-known that memory is open to constant changes and transformations, this book adopts an innovative approach, emphasizing memory's role as a powerful agent of change.

While political systems may change comparatively quickly, the social and cultural processes of adaptation and transformation take considerably longer. The author particularly analyses how contested memory and the related social discourse can lead to nationalism and international conflict.

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In politics, collective memory exerts its influence both from the bottom up, as interpretations of the past affect the identities and understandings of political elites, as well as from the top down, as statements by public figures place certain events into the national consciousness while silencing or forgetting others.

Politics of memory is the organisation of collective memory by political agents; the political means by which events are remembered and recorded, or discarded. Eventually, politics of memory may determine the way history is written and passed on.

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