The Politics of War Commemoration in the UK and Russia

  • Nataliya Danilova

Part of the Palgrave Macmillan Memory Studies book series (PMMS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
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  8. Back Matter
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About this book


This book analyses contemporary war commemoration in Britain and Russia. Focusing on the political aspects of remembrance, it explores the instrumentalisation of memory for managing civil-military relations and garnering public support for conflicts. It explains the nexus between remembrance, militarisation and nationalism in modern societies.


War memory commemoration UK/Britain Russia civil-military relations memorials remembrance ceremonies armed forces fallen soldiers memory Nation nationalism politics

Authors and affiliations

  • Nataliya Danilova
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  1. 1.University of AberdeenUK

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