Memorial Museums: The Global Rush to Commemorate Atrocities [Audiobook] download free by Paul Williams

Memorial Museums: The Global Rush to Commemorate Atrocities Audiobook download free by Paul Williams
  • Listen audiobook: Memorial Museums: The Global Rush to Commemorate Atrocities
  • Author: Paul Williams
  • Release date: 2008/11/4
  • Publisher: BLOOMSBURY PUBLISHING PLC
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Reference
  • ISBN: 9781845204891
  • Rating: 9.1 of 10
  • Votes: 620
  • Review by: Ramiro Boucher
  • Review rating: 9.29 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/22
  • Duration: 3H0M26S in 256 kbps (48 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-08-12
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: MP3, Shorten, FLAC, WMA, MPEG4, WAV, OPUS, Musepack (compression AZW4, RAR, JAR, ZIP, 7Z, TAR, EML)
  • Total pages original book: 240
  • Includes a PDF summary of 23 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 16M48S (4.6 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: 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 Taiwan, and more. This book is the first of its kind to 'map' these new institutions and cultural spaces, which, although varying widely in size, style and political situation, are nonetheless united in their desire to promote peace, tolerance and the avoidance of future violence. Moving across nations and contexts, Memorial Museums critically analyzes the tactics of these institutions and gauges their wider public significance.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Art Books, Social & Cultural Anthropology, Museums & Museology, Politics & Government, Architectural Structure & Design
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 34.32 USD
  • Dimensions: 172x244x12mm
  • Weight: 389g
  • Printed by: Berg Publishers
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom

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