Modernity and the Memory Crisis
By (author) Richard Terdiman
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Present Past by Richard Terdiman
Book DescriptionThis book is about memory-about how the past persists into the present, and about how this persistence has been understood over the past two centuries. Since the French Revolution, memory has been the source of an intense disquiet. Fundamental cultural theories have sought to understand it, and have striven to represent its stresses.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780801481321
(229mm x 152mm x 25mm)
Imprint: Cornell University Press
Publisher: Cornell University Press
Publish Date: 2-Nov-1993
Country of Publication: United States
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