Mass Violence and Memory in the Digital Age

Written By Eve Monique Zucker
Mass Violence and Memory in the Digital Age
  • Publsiher : Springer Nature
  • Release : 29 June 2020
  • ISBN : 303039395X
  • Pages : 246 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Mass Violence and Memory in the Digital Age written by Eve Monique Zucker which was release on 29 June 2020, this book published by Springer Nature. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: This volume explores the shifting tides of how political violence is memorialized in today's decentralized, digital era. The book enhances our understanding of how the digital turn is changing the ways that we remember, interpret, and memorialize the past. It also raises practical and ethical questions of how we should utilize these tools and study their impacts. Cases covered include memorialization efforts related to the genocides in Rwanda, Cambodia, Europe (the Holocaust), and Armenia; to non-genocidal violence in Haiti, and the Portuguese Colonial War on the African Continent; and of the September 11 attacks on the United States.

Mass Violence and Memory in the Digital Age

Mass Violence and Memory in the Digital Age
  • Author : Eve Monique Zucker,David J. Simon
  • Publisher : Springer Nature
  • Release Date : 2020-06-29
  • Total pages : 246
  • ISBN : 303039395X
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Summary : This volume explores the shifting tides of how political violence is memorialized in today's decentralized, digital era. The book enhances our understanding of how the digital turn is changing the ways that we remember, interpret, and memorialize the past. It also raises practical and ethical questions of how we should ...

Coexistence in the Aftermath of Mass Violence

Coexistence in the Aftermath of Mass Violence
  • Author : Eve Zucker,Laura McGrew
  • Publisher : University of Michigan Press
  • Release Date : 2020-12-07
  • Total pages : 282
  • ISBN : 303039395X
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Summary : Coexistence in the Aftermath of Mass Violence demonstrates how imagination, empathy, and resilience contribute to the processes of social repair after ethnic and political violence. Adding to the literature on transitional justice, peacebuilding, and the anthropology of violence and social repair, the authors show how these conceptual pathways—imagination, empathy ...

Political Violence in Southeast Asia since 1945

Political Violence in Southeast Asia since 1945
  • Author : Eve Monique Zucker,Ben Kiernan
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2021-04-19
  • Total pages : 308
  • ISBN : 303039395X
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Summary : This book examines postwar waves of political violence that affected six Southeast Asian countries – Indonesia, Burma/Myanmar, Cambodia, Thailand, the Philippines, and Vietnam – from the wars of independence in the mid-twentieth century to the recent Rohingya genocide. Featuring cases not previously explored, and offering fresh insights into more familiar cases, ...

Denial the Final Stage of Genocide

Denial  the Final Stage of Genocide
  • Author : John Cox,Amal Khoury,Sarah Minslow
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2021-09-22
  • Total pages : 232
  • ISBN : 303039395X
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Summary : Genocide denial not only abuses history and insults the victims but paves the way for future atrocities. Yet few, if any, books have offered a comparative overview and analysis of this problem. Denial: The Final Stage of Genocide? is a resource for understanding and countering denial. Denial spans a broad ...

Conceptualizing Mass Violence

Conceptualizing Mass Violence
  • Author : Navras J. Aafreedi,Priya Singh
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2021-05-14
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 303039395X
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Summary : Conceptualizing Mass Violence draws attention to the conspicuous inability to inhibit mass violence in myriads forms and considers the plausible reasons for doing so. Focusing on a postcolonial perspective, the volume seeks to popularize and institutionalize the study of mass violence in South Asia. The essays explore and deliberate upon ...

Remembering Mass Violence

Remembering Mass Violence
  • Author : Steven High,Edward Little,Thi Ry Duong
  • Publisher : University of Toronto Press
  • Release Date : 2014-02-05
  • Total pages : 376
  • ISBN : 303039395X
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Summary : Remembering Mass Violence breaks new ground in oral history, new media, and performance studies by exploring what is at stake when we attempt to represent war, genocide, and other violations of human rights in a variety of creative works. A model of community-university collaboration, it includes contributions from scholars in ...

Spanish Fiction in the Digital Age

Spanish Fiction in the Digital Age
  • Author : C. Henseler
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2011-10-24
  • Total pages : 264
  • ISBN : 303039395X
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Summary : This book applies theoretical models that reflect the mediated, hybrid, and nomadic global scenes within which GenX artists and writers live, think, and work. Henseler touches upon critical insights in comparative media studies, cultural studies, and social theory, and uses sidebars to travel along multiple voices, facts, figures, and faces....

The Oxford Handbook of Public History

The Oxford Handbook of Public History
  • Author : James B. Gardner,Paula Hamilton
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2017-09-20
  • Total pages : 640
  • ISBN : 303039395X
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Summary : The Oxford Handbook of Public History introduces the major debates within public history; the methods and sources that comprise a public historian's tool kit; and exemplary examples of practice. It views public history as a dynamic process combining historical research and a wide range of work with and for the ...

The Oral History Reader

The Oral History Reader
  • Author : Robert Perks,Alistair Thomson
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2015-11-19
  • Total pages : 722
  • ISBN : 303039395X
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Summary : The Oral History Reader, now in its third edition, is a comprehensive, international anthology combining major, ‘classic’ articles with cutting-edge pieces on the theory, method and use of oral history. Twenty-seven new chapters introduce the most significant developments in oral history in the last decade to bring this invaluable text ...

Emerging memory

Emerging memory
  • Author : Paul Bijl
  • Publisher : Amsterdam University Press
  • Release Date : 2015-03-21
  • Total pages : 258
  • ISBN : 303039395X
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Summary : This incisive volume brings together postcolonial studies, visual culture and cultural memory studies to explain how the Netherlands continues to rediscover its history of violence in colonial Indonesia. Dutch commentators have frequently claimed that the colonial past and especially the violence associated with it has been 'forgotten' in the Netherlands. ...

Going Public

Going Public
  • Author : Elizabeth Miller,Edward Little,Steven High
  • Publisher : UBC Press
  • Release Date : 2017-11-15
  • Total pages : 372
  • ISBN : 303039395X
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Summary : Going Public responds to the urgent need to expand current thinking on what it means to co-create and to actively involve the public in research activities. Drawing on conversations with over thirty practitioners across multiple cultures and disciplines, this book examines the ways in which oral historians, media producers, and ...

Media Power and Politics in the Digital Age

Media  Power  and Politics in the Digital Age
  • Author : Yahya R. Kamalipour
  • Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
  • Release Date : 2010-09-16
  • Total pages : 340
  • ISBN : 303039395X
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Summary : Focusing on the Iranian presidential elections of 2009 and ensuing demonstrations in major cities across Iran and world, Media, Power, and Politics in the Digital Age provides a balanced discussion of the role and impact of modern communication technologies, particularly the novel utilization of 'small digital media' vis-^-vis the elections ...

Encyclopedia of Media Violence

Encyclopedia of Media Violence
  • Author : Matthew S. Eastin
  • Publisher : SAGE Publications
  • Release Date : 2013-10-01
  • Total pages : 456
  • ISBN : 303039395X
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Summary : Via 134 signed entries, this encyclopedia provides students, researchers, and the general public with an accessible, comprehensive, and well-balanced eviddence-based examination of theory, research and debates related to media violence. Entries conclude with Cross-References and Suggestions for Further Readings to guide users to related entries and resources for further research, and ...

Save As Digital Memories

Save As    Digital Memories
  • Author : J. Garde-Hansen,A. Hoskins,A. Reading
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2009-05-28
  • Total pages : 209
  • ISBN : 303039395X
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Summary : This groundbreaking and truly interdisciplinary collection of essays examines how digital media technologies require us to rethink established conceptualisations of human memory in terms of its discourses, forms and practices....

Remembering Mass Violence

Remembering Mass Violence
  • Author : Steven High,Edward Little,Thi Ry Duong
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2014
  • Total pages : 374
  • ISBN : 303039395X
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Summary : Annotation Remembering Mass Violence breaks new ground in oral history, new media, and performance studies by exploring what is at stake when we attempt to represent war, genocide, and other violations of human rights in a variety of creative works. A model of community-university collaboration, it includes contributions from scholars ...