The Resource Germany as a culture of remembrance : promises and limits of writing history, Alon Confino

Germany as a culture of remembrance : promises and limits of writing history, Alon Confino

Label
Germany as a culture of remembrance : promises and limits of writing history
Title
Germany as a culture of remembrance
Title remainder
promises and limits of writing history
Statement of responsibility
Alon Confino
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Confino, Alon
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
DD220
LC item number
.C66 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Collective memory
  • National characteristics, German
  • Germany
Label
Germany as a culture of remembrance : promises and limits of writing history, Alon Confino
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [255]-300) and index
Contents
Prologue: the historian's representations -- The local life of nationhood: Germany as Heimat, 1871-1990 -- The nation as a local metaphor: Heimat, national memory, and the German empire, 1871-1918 -- A century of local nationhood: Edgar Reitz's Heimat, memory, and understandings of the past, 1871-1990 -- Heimat and memories of war in West Germany, 1945-1960 -- Heimat, East German imagination, and an excess of reality -- A national lexicon for all seasons -- Memory as historical narrative and method -- Freud, Moses, and national memory -- Collective memory and cultural history: problems of method -- Telling about Germany: narratives of memory and culture -- Dissonance, normality, and the historical method: why did some Germans think of tourism after May 8, 1945? -- Traveling as a culture of remembrance: traces of National Socialism in West Germany, 1945-1960
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvii, 306 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780807830420
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
20060052 07
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)64084698
  • (OCoLC)64084698
Label
Germany as a culture of remembrance : promises and limits of writing history, Alon Confino
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [255]-300) and index
Contents
Prologue: the historian's representations -- The local life of nationhood: Germany as Heimat, 1871-1990 -- The nation as a local metaphor: Heimat, national memory, and the German empire, 1871-1918 -- A century of local nationhood: Edgar Reitz's Heimat, memory, and understandings of the past, 1871-1990 -- Heimat and memories of war in West Germany, 1945-1960 -- Heimat, East German imagination, and an excess of reality -- A national lexicon for all seasons -- Memory as historical narrative and method -- Freud, Moses, and national memory -- Collective memory and cultural history: problems of method -- Telling about Germany: narratives of memory and culture -- Dissonance, normality, and the historical method: why did some Germans think of tourism after May 8, 1945? -- Traveling as a culture of remembrance: traces of National Socialism in West Germany, 1945-1960
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xvii, 306 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780807830420
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
20060052 07
Other physical details
ill. (some col.), maps (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)64084698
  • (OCoLC)64084698

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