alibris logo

Memorial Museums: The Global Rush to Commemorate Atrocities

by

The past 25 years has seen an extraordinary boom in a new kind of cultural complex: the memorial museum. These seek to research, represent, commemorate and teach on the subject of dreadful, violent histories. With World War and Holocaust memorials as precursors, the kinds of events now recognized include genocide in Armenia, Cambodia, Rwanda and the Balkans, state repression in Eastern Europe, apartheid in South Africa, terrorism in the United States, political disappearances in Chile and Argentina, massacres in China and ...

loading
  • Book Details
  • Seller
Memorial Museums: The Global Rush to Commemorate Atrocities
2008, Bloomsbury Publishing PLC, New York

ISBN-13: 9781845204884

Hardcover

Memorial Museums: The Global Rush to Commemorate Atrocities
2008, Berg Publishers, New York

ISBN-13: 9781845204891

Trade paperback

Filter Results
Shipping
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency