This spouse represents the interdisciplinary and overseas box of ""cultural reminiscence studies"" in a single quantity. Articles via well known overseas students provide readers a special review of the most important suggestions of cultural reminiscence reviews. The booklet not just files present examine in an exceptional means; it additionally serves as a discussion board for bringing jointly ways from components as various as sociology, political sciences, historical past, theology, literary stories, media stories, philosophy, psychology, and neurosciences.""Cultural reminiscence studies"" - as outlined during this booklet - got here into being first and foremost of the 20 th century, with the works of Maurice Halbwachs on mèmoire collective. through the final 20 years this region of analysis has witnessed a veritable growth in numerous international locations and disciplines. accordingly, the learn of the relation of ""culture"" and ""memory"" has diverse right into a wide selection of ways. This better half is predicated on a large figuring out of ""cultural memory"" because the interaction of current and earlier in sociocultural contexts. It offers techniques for the research of person remembering in a social context, workforce and relations reminiscence, nationwide reminiscence, a number of the media of reminiscence, and eventually the host of rising transnational lieux de mèmoire similar to 9-11. This booklet first seemed as a hardback quantity within the De Gruyter sequence ""Media and Cultural Memory"" lower than the name ""Cultural reminiscence stories: a global and Interdisciplinary Handbook"". With the current significant other the unique articles are reissued in an inexpensive paperback version.
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Given the general European context of nation-building one may expect that the international structural similarities will be more evident than the national dissimilarities (see also Fortunati and Lamberti, this volume). The comparative approach has two advantages. Firstly, national history will be enriched by understanding how the history of one’s own nation is embedded in European and global history. A nation is never quarantined, but in a large degree determined by transnational context. Secondly, comparative research will open up transnational perspectives on the European lieux de mémoire.
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