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Sportgeschichte als bedrohte Public History
Sports history is an ideal vehicle for historical and socially relevant questions. As a cultural heritage, however, it endures a wallflower existence, at least in Switzerland.
Neubewertungen offizieller Geschichte lesen
Official narratives as in LUK give us insights into national identity management. This is particularly true when they aim to project identity outwards.
Historische Identität und Migration
How important is history for migrant children’s identity? Preliminary quantitative research with over 400 students from Vienna, aged ten to fifteen, aims to find out.
Public Historians als “Missionare“?
‘Participation’ is something of a contemporary buzzword. Attuning oneself as closely as possible to the interests and needs of the general public is considered the golden path to success.
Von der Schwierigkeit des Begriffs “Lebenswelt”
At first glance, “lifeworld” seems to play an important role in history didactics. But what is lifeworld and is the term itself even relevant today?
Groot Constantia: Wein oder Sklaven?
Groot Constantia is the iconic South African colonial estate. Located on the slopes of the Table Mountain among oak trees, it embodies both its wine history and its epitome of Cape slavery.