New and Published Books
11-13 of 13 results in Routledge Studies in Memory and Narrative
For a period of over seventy years after the 1917 revolutions in Russia, talking about the past, either political or personal, became dangerous. The new policy of glasnost at the end of the 1980s resulted in a flood of reminiscence, almost nightly on television and more formally collected by new...
Published November 26th 2003 by Routledge
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 29th 2002 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 17th 1999 by Routledge
On Living Through Soviet Russia
To Be Published November 1st 2014