Rites of Place
Public Commemoration in Russia and Eastern Europe
Johnson, Emily D.
|Publication Date:||Aug 2013|
| Publisher:||Northwestern University Press|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $79.95|
| Book Description: |
Ranging widely across time and geography, Rites of Place is to date the most comprehensive and diverse example of memory studies in the Russian and East European fields. Leading scholars consider how public rituals and the commemoration of historically significant sites facilitate a sense of community, shape cultural identity, and promote political ideologies.