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Politics and the Art of Commemoration - a book by Hite, Katherine

Politics and the Art of Commemoration

Memorials to Struggle in Latin America and Spain

Politics and the Art of Commemoration( )
Author: Hite, Katherine
Publication Date:Jul 2013
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $54.95
Book Description:

Memorials are proliferating throughout the globe. States recognize the political value of memorials: memorials can convey national unity, a sense of overcoming violent legacies, a commitment to political stability or the strengthening of democracy. Memorials represent fitful negotiations between states and societies symbolically to right wrongs, to recognize loss, to assert distinct historical narratives that are not dominant.

This book explores relationships among art,...
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Detailed Subjects: History / General
Social Science / Violence In Society
History / Europe / Spain & Portugal
Art / Art & Politics
History / Latin America / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):6.25 x 9.25 Inches
Book Weight:0.6 Pounds

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