Anzac’s appeal produces strong student engagement in the classroom and online. Entrenched ideas generate resistance to critique.
Tag Archive for ‘Memorials (Gedenkstätten)’
Hiroshima: Passing on History
How the history of the atomic bombing of Hiroshima has been passed on, can be broken down into five periods.
App-based Holocaust Education: The Mauthausen IWalk
Two approaches of the IWalk app framework in the Mauthausen concentration camp memorial site enable historical learning.
Once the Statues are out of Sight?
Underlying inequalities will remain despite the erasure of historically racist monuments, and perhaps even by virtue of such erasure.
صراع الذكريات: إحياء ذكرى الحرب الأهلية في لبنان
Lebanon’s commemorations serve multiple purposes. History and memory in Lebanon are deeply contested and highly politicized.
How Policy Change Affects Memory Politics
History Politics as kind of siege mentality, when the state sees any criticism of its past as support for the enemy. See e.g. Sandarmokh.