History and MemoryeBook - 2007
In recent years,?memory? has become a central, though also a controversial, concept in historical studies - a term that denotes both a new and distinctive field of study and a fresh way of conceptualizing history as a field of inquiry more generally. This book, which is aimed both at specialists and at students, provides historians with an accessible and stimulating introduction to debates and theories about memory, and to the range of approaches that have been taken to the study of it in history and other disciplinesContributing in a wide-ranging way to debate on some of the central conceptu.
Publisher: Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2007
Characteristics: 1 online resource (vi, 263 pages)