The contexts in which the term ‘Britain’ is favoured over ‘England’, ‘Scotland’ or ‘UK’ reveals much about the underlying assumptions.
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This article describes the process of forgetting and rediscovering as a cultural dimension of regional transformation in Germany after 1990.
Abstract: Tuscany’s hills are the quintessential example of an Italian landscape in which humans, nature and history combine in the best possible way. In this context, the beautiful countryside of… Read More ›
The perceived uniqueness of a place by its residents has been called “landscape identity”. History shows that mobility was its driving force.
Schiefelbein’s paintings relate to identity and landscapes by articulating representations and memories in the public and private spheres.
This article analyzes historical consciousness and disciplinary history as theoretical constructs in the global context of identity politics.
In the history culture of martial arts, especially in post-colonial societies, myth-making, tied to national identity formation, creates a veil on the past.