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Palgrave Macmillan Memory Studies

Space and the Memories of Violence

Landscapes of Erasure, Disappearance and Exception

Authors: Schindel, Estela, Colombo, Pamela

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About this book

Authors from a variety of disciplines dealing with diverse historical cases engage with the spatial deployment of violence and the possibilities for memory and resistance in contexts of state sponsored violence, enforced disappearances and regimes of exception. Contributors include Aleida Assmann, Jay Winter and David Harvey.

About the authors

Meltem Ah?ska, Bo?aziçi University, Turkey Aleida Assmann, University of Konstanz, Germany Pilar Calveiro Garrido, Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla, Mexico Pamela Colombo, EHESS-IRIS, France Zuzanna Dziuban University of Konstanz, Germany Francisco Ferrándiz, Instituto de Lengua, Literatura y Antropología, Spain Gabriel Gatti, University of the Basque Country, Spain David Harvey, City University of New York (CUNY), USA Kirsten Mahlke, University of Konstanz, Germany Silvana Mandolessi, University of Konstanz, Germany Juan Mayorga, Playwright and Philosopher, Spain Mariana Eva Perez, University of Konstanz, Germany Gudrun Rath, University of Konstanz, Germany Estela Schindel, University of Konstanz, Germany Stavros Stavrides, National Technical University of Athens, Greece James Tyner, Kent University, USA Jay M. Winter, Yale University, USA

Reviews

"This ground-breaking book has an impressive sweep of theoretical, geographical and historical engagement with totalitarian state violence, space and memory. It will be an important source for those working with power, space, violence, geography and memory across a range of arts, humanities and social science subjects." - Owain Jones, Professor of Environmental Humanities, Bath Spa University, UK


Table of contents (18 chapters)

  • Introduction: The Multi-Layered Memories of Space

    Colombo, Pamela (et al.)

    Pages 1-17

  • Violent Erasures and Erasing Violence: Contesting Cambodia’s Landscapes of Violence

    Tyner, James A.

    Pages 21-33

  • Polish Landscapes of Memory at the Sites of Extermination: The Politics of Framing

    Dziuban, Zuzanna

    Pages 34-47

  • Spaces of Confrontation and Defeat: The Spatial Dispossession of the Revolution in Tucumán, Argentina

    Colombo, Pamela

    Pages 48-60

  • Subterranean Autopsies: Exhumations of Mass Graves in Contemporary Spain

    Ferrándiz, Francisco

    Pages 61-73

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eBook £55.99
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  • ISBN 978-1-137-38091-3
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Hardcover £79.99
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  • ISBN 978-1-137-38090-6
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover £69.99
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  • ISBN 978-1-349-47948-1
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Space and the Memories of Violence
Book Subtitle
Landscapes of Erasure, Disappearance and Exception
Authors
Series Title
Palgrave Macmillan Memory Studies
Copyright
2014
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-1-137-38091-3
DOI
10.1057/9781137380913
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-137-38090-6
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-47948-1
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XV, 280
Topics