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Mass Dictatorship and Memory as Ever Present Past

  • Jie-Hyun Lim
  • Barbara Walker
  • Peter Lambert

Part of the Mass Dictatorship in the 20th Century book series (MASSD)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Introduction: Coming to Terms with the Past of Mass Dictatorship

  3. Entangled Memory and Comparative History

  4. The Dialectical Interplay of History and Memory

  5. Pluralizing Memories: Fragmented, Contested, Resisted

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 240-253

About this book


This volume explores the politics of memory involved in 'coming to terms with the past' of mass dictatorship on a global scale. Considering how a growing sense of global connectivity and global human rights politics changed the memory landscape, the essays explore entangled pasts of dictatorships.


Cold War Germany history human rights

Editors and affiliations

  • Jie-Hyun Lim
    • 1
  • Barbara Walker
    • 2
  • Peter Lambert
    • 3
  1. 1.Research Institute of Comparative History and CultureHanyang UniversitySeoulSouth Korea
  2. 2.History DepartmentUniversity of NevadaRenoUSA
  3. 3.Aberystwyth UniversityUK

About the editors

Sebastian Conrad, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany Jörg H. Gleiter, Berlin Institute of Technology (TU Berlin), Germany Suk-Jung Han, Dong-A University in Pusan, South Korea Volodymyr Kravchenko, University of Alberta, Canada Hiroko Mizuno, Osaka University, Japan Naoki Sakai, Cornell University, USA Michael Schoenhals, Lund University, Sweden

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