Trauma and memoryEdkins, J. The Companion to Public History: An authoritative overview of the developing field of public history reflecting theory and. Cambridge Core – Regional and World History: General Interest – Trauma and the Memory of Politics – by Jenny Edkins. Jenny Edkins’s 20 research works with citations and reads, including: Global Politics: A New Introduction. Jenny Edkins has expertise in Political.

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To the contrary, Jenny Edkins responds in this book: Critical Review of International Social and Political …. Her original first degree at the University of Oxford was in physics, with specialisms in nuclear and solid state physics. In this interesting study, Jenny Edkins explores how we remember traumatic events such as wars, famines, genocides and terrorism, and questions the assumed role of commemorations ediins simply reinforcing state and nationhood.

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Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over jneny million reviews. Check out the top books of the year on our page Best Books of Shapiro, University of Hawai’i “Global politics has provided an important context of critical theory. It moves the discussion of traumatic memory away from a concentration on paralysis and towards political action.


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Reviews ‘This is a path-breaking work. Edkins examines Malthus and the origins of famine theory in notions of scarcity. Reflections on the …. Help us improve our Author Pages by updating your bibliography and submitting a new or current image and biography.

She has supervised over 25 doctorates to successful completion and examined a similar number; her former PhD students hold academic posts in North America, the UK and Europe. Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers.

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Narratives which encircle terrible events like wars and terrorism can and do challenge political and social conventions in such a way as to create a space in which political commitments can be renegotiated and reconstructed. Journal of political and military sociology. Humanitarianism, Humanity, Human more. Only 1 left in stock more on the way. Routledge, Sovereign Lives: Holocaust witness and Kosovo refugees; 6.

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Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Their juxtaposition of theoretical analyses, empirical studies, and personal accounts provides a challenging exploration of the political impact of identity as produced through practice, the legacy of modernity, and the intimate but often invisible relationship of self and other.


She examines the implications of these commemorations in terms of language, political power, sovereignty and nationalism. A New Introduction, now moving into its third edition, and has published many other edited volumes. She argues that remembrance does not have to be nationalistic but can instead challenge the political systems that produced the violence.

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