The Resource Public forgetting : the rhetoric and politics of beginning again, Bradford Vivian

Public forgetting : the rhetoric and politics of beginning again, Bradford Vivian

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Public forgetting : the rhetoric and politics of beginning again
Title
Public forgetting
Title remainder
the rhetoric and politics of beginning again
Statement of responsibility
Bradford Vivian
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Reconsiders the negative status attributed to forgetting in both academic and popular discussions of public memory. Demonstrates how a community may adopt idioms of forgetting in order to create new and beneficial standards of public judgment concerning the lessons and responsibilities of its shared past"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
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Vivian, Bradford
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Index
index present
LC call number
  • BF378.S65
  • BF378.S65
LC item number
  • V58 2010
  • V58 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Memory
  • History
  • Collective memory
  • Rhetoric
  • Collective memory
  • History
  • Memory
  • Rhetoric
  • Vergessen
  • Gesellschaft
  • Kollektives Gedächtnis
  • Geschichtsphilosophie
  • Rhetorik
Label
Public forgetting : the rhetoric and politics of beginning again, Bradford Vivian
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Forgetting in public life : an idiomatic history of the present -- The two rivers, past and present -- Forgetting without oblivion -- Public forgetting : alternate histories, new heuristics -- Hallowed ground, hollow memory : rhetorical form and commemorative politics on September 11, 2002 -- Historical forgetting : John W. Draper and the rhetorical dimensions of history -- Cultural forgetting : the "timeless now" of nomadic memories -- Moral and political forgetting : Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address and Second Inaugural -- Conclusion
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 212 pages
Isbn
9780271036663
Lccn
2009034735
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)435917823
  • (OCoLC)ocn435917823
Label
Public forgetting : the rhetoric and politics of beginning again, Bradford Vivian
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- Forgetting in public life : an idiomatic history of the present -- The two rivers, past and present -- Forgetting without oblivion -- Public forgetting : alternate histories, new heuristics -- Hallowed ground, hollow memory : rhetorical form and commemorative politics on September 11, 2002 -- Historical forgetting : John W. Draper and the rhetorical dimensions of history -- Cultural forgetting : the "timeless now" of nomadic memories -- Moral and political forgetting : Abraham Lincoln's Gettysburg Address and Second Inaugural -- Conclusion
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
x, 212 pages
Isbn
9780271036663
Lccn
2009034735
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)435917823
  • (OCoLC)ocn435917823

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