Memory, Trauma, and Identity

This volume brings together Ron Eyerman’s most important interventions in the field of cultural trauma and offers an accessible entry point into the origins and development of this theory and a framework of an analysis that has now achieved the status of a research paradigm. This collection of dispa...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Eyerman, Ron
Format: eBook
Published: Cham Palgrave Macmillan 2019, 2019
Edition:1st ed. 2019
Series:Cultural Sociology
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • 1: Introduction: Identity, Memory, and Trauma
  • 2: The Past in the Present: Culture and the Transmission of Memory
  • 3: Intellectuals and Cultural Trauma
  • 4: The Assassination of Harvey Milk
  • 5: Social Theory and Cultural Trauma
  • 6: The Worst Was the Silence: The Unfinished Drama of the Katyn Massacre
  • 7: Cultural Trauma, Collective Memory and the Vietnam War
  • 8: Perpetrator Trauma and Collective Guilt
  • 9. Conclusion: Ron Eyerman and the Study of Cultural Trauma