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11-13 of 13 results in Routledge Studies in Memory and Narrative
Narratives of the Journey
Between 1977 and 1985, some 20,000 Ethiopian Jews left their homes in Ethiopia and - motivated by an ancient dream of returning to the land of their ancestors, 'Yerussalem' - embarked on a secret and highly traumatic exodus to Israel. Due to various political circumstances they had to leave their...
Published May 30th 2002 by Routledge
War memory and commemoration have had increasingly high profiles in public and academic debates in recent years. This volume examines some of the social changes which have led to this development, among them the passing of the two World Wars from survivor into cultural memory. Focusing on the...
Published November 16th 2000 by Routledge
Language, Culture and Identity in the Japanese Diaspora
The globalisation of the present day world economy means that more and more people are experiencing different cultures through their work. Focusing on the real experiences of workers in Japanese transnational finance companies, this book not only throws light on this specific case, but at the same...
Published November 18th 1999 by Routledge
The Politics of War Memory and Commemoration
To Be Published May 14th 2015