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The Limits of Multiperspectivity – Relativism and Leitkultur

Die Grenzen der Multiperspektivität – Relativismus und Leitkultur

Ataturk's Death Bed

The New Turkish History Curriculum

Türkiye’de yeni tarih öğretim programi | Der neue türkische Geschichtslehrplan

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  • A History/Memory Matrix for History Education

    Eine Geschichts-/Gedächtnis-Matrix für den Geschichtsunterricht

    On what grounds do the interventions of school history rest? Why not simply accept “spontaneous” community memory, family myth, commercially produced narratives (e.g., Hollywood cinema) or other state-sponsored memories (e.g., national...

    A History/Memory Matrix for History Education
  • Defining History as a School Subject

    Geschichte als Schulfach definieren

    History curriculum documents for schools often contain a statement providing a description or definition of the nature of the subject. Recent developments in South Africa draw attention to the need to provide a justification for the vision and purpose of History as a school subject.

    Defining History as a School Subject
  • Racism – A Killing Argument in Cultural Studies?

    Rassismus - ein kulturwissenschaftliches Totschlagargument?

    In the culture of politics and history, racism is a thoroughly over-used term. It belongs neither to political nor to cultural-scientific lines of thought, and its meaning has been poorly defined.

    Racism – A Killing Argument in Cultural Studies?
  • Iconoclasm Backwards. A Lost Memorial Site

    Denkmalsturz rückwärts. Ein verlorener Gedenkort | Iconoclasme inverse. Un lieu de mémoire perdu

    Following the irreparable destruction of the equestrian statue depicting Wilhelm I at the Deutsches Eck (German Corner) in Koblenz, a national flag, mounted on the abandoned torso, was located there from 1953 till 1993. ...

    Iconoclasm Backwards. A Lost Memorial Site
  • Theory of History Knowledge: Poor.

    Geschichtstheoretische Kenntnisse: Mangelhaft.

    Numerous texts on the didactics of history are permeated with stylish jargon that has nothing to do with the established terminology of the theory of history. This is just not simply a matter of buzzwords – this jargon represents, instead, obscuring terminology and the vocabulary of idlers.

    Theory of History Knowledge: Poor.

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  • “Landshut”–History, Up in the Airplane

    "Landshut" - Geschichte im Flugzeug aufarbeiten

    On October 13, 1977, four Palestinian terrorists hijacked the Lufthansa aircraft “Landshut”[1] on its flight from Palma de Mallorca to Frankfurt am Main.

    “Landshut”–History, Up in the Airplane
  • Public History, A Necessity in Today’s European Union?

    L’Histoire Publique, une cure nécessaire pour l’Union européenne aujourd’hui? | Public History: Eine Notwendigkeit in der heutigen Europäischen Union?

    En Europe, les débats politiques contemporains sont fortement influencés par l'histoire et la mémoire. Les citoyens européens possèdent des identités diverses qui reflètent le rôle actif du passé dans le présent. L'Union européenne (UE) est faite d'identités locales et de la construction d’«heimat» collectifs régionaux, nationaux et pan-européens et de «lieux de mémoire». Le processus... Read More ›

    Public History, A Necessity in Today’s European Union?
  • Politics at the Football Stadium

    Polityka na stadionie | Politik im Fussball-Stadion

    Since the very beginning, politics has played a significant role in the development of Polish sport. This article focuses on the role of politics in shaping the world view of Polish football fans.

    Politics at the Football Stadium
  • The National Common Curricular Base in Brazil

    Base Nacional Comum Curricular - História no Brasil | Der Nationale Rahmenlehrplan zur Geschichte Brasiliens

    What are the implications of the new History curriculum proposal of the Brazil’s National Common Curricular Base (BNCC) for those who teach History? How is it possible to understand this material?

    The National Common Curricular Base in Brazil
  • Centenary of the Great Russian Revolution of 1917

    Юбилей Великой Русской революции 1917 | Der 100. Jahrestag der Russischen Revolution von 1917

    In Russia, the October Revolution of 1917 is not celebrated for more than a quarter of a century. However, the centennial anniversary of 1917 cannot be circumvented - 1917 and the subsequent events, which are now commonly called the “Great Russian Revolution.”

    Centenary of the Great Russian Revolution of 1917
  • Collecting, Sharing. Lower Silesian Community Archives

    Gromadzenie i dzielenie. Dolnośląskie archiwa społeczne | Sammeln, Teilen. Gemeinschaftsarchive in Niederschlesien

    The concept of community archivism quickly gained popularity in Poland as one of the branches of public history. It concerns the need to collect, organize and disseminate selected fragments of the past.

    Collecting, Sharing. Lower Silesian Community Archives
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