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  • Schools Facing Public History

    La scuola di fronte agli usi pubblici della storia | Schulunterricht angesichts der Public History

    The public uses of history compete with school teaching from a position of strength, and therefore they must become part of school history curricula in order to give pupils the tools to critically evaluate them.

    Schools Facing Public History
  • Political Aberrations

    Politische Irrwege

    When the politician Roman Haider of the party FPÖ (Freedom Party of Austria) caused the interruption of a lecture about political extremism in an Austrian school in spring 2017, a heated debate erupted over the place of politics in school education. The controversy raises important questions over the aims and principles of civic education.

    Political Aberrations
  • History Boom versus Crisis of the Science of History

    Geschichtsboom versus Krise der Geschichtswissenschaft

    History is strongly present in public, be it in historical-political debates or on the occasion of anniversaries. At the same time, it is more and more difficult for the science of history to make its voice heard.

    History Boom versus Crisis of the Science of History
  • Resistance to the National Narrative in Uruguay

    Las resistencias de la narrativa nacional en Uruguay | Widerstand gegen die Nationalgeschichte Uruguays

    The national narrative in Uruguay is much like its landscape, a continuum without abrupt changes. However, the demands of recent history are creating pressure...

    Resistance to the National Narrative in Uruguay
  • Time and History (in) of the Grand Coalition

    Zeit und Geschichte (in) der Großen Koalition

    The new coalition agreement was closely examined with a view to so-called future issues. But it is also noteworthy with regard to Public History – and to the historical classification of the present.

    Time and History (in) of the Grand Coalition
  • Bon Appétit: Food and Public History

    Bon Appétit: Cuisine et Histoire Publique | Bon Appétit: Essen und Public History

    Public history of food encompasses new interests in everyday life, family history, local memories, participatory model, and visitors’ wish to experience the past.

    Bon Appétit: Food and Public History
  • History Marketing online – DAX meets History

    History Marketing online – DAX trifft Geschichte
    Hannes Burkhardt, 2018, CC BY-NC-ND 4.0

    As part of marketing strategies, multinational corporations do not forego staging their history. It is permanently available on the company's own websites as an individual unique selling proposition.

    History Marketing online – DAX meets History
  • For what it is ‘worth’? Neoliberalism and Public History

    Worin besteht der ‘Wert’? Neoliberalismus und Public History

    This work arose from considerations of the relationship between Public History and the newly marketized UK University sector, mainly through focussing on the skills and impact agenda – neoliberalism on the ground.

    For what it is ‘worth’? Neoliberalism and Public History

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