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Beyond Memory: Can We Really Learn From the Past?

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Beyond Memory: Can We Really Learn From the Past?

Beyond Memory: Can We Really Learn From the Past? by Sarah Gensburger
English | PDF,EPUB | 2020 | 133 Pages | ISBN : 3030342018 | 2.5 MB

This book provides a fresh perspective on the familiar belief that memory policies are successful in building peaceful societies. Whether in a stable democracy or in the wake of a violent political conflict, this book argues that memory policies are unhelpful in preventing hate, genocide, and mass crimes. Since the 1990s, transmitting the memory of violent pasts has been utilised in attempts to foster tolerance and fight racism, hate and antisemitism.

Past Caring?: Women, work and emotion

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Past Caring?: Women, work and emotion

Past Caring?: Women, work and emotion by Barbara Brookes, Jane McCabe, Angela Wanhalla
English | November 15th, 2019 | ISBN: 1988531349 | 286 pages | EPUB | 4.44 MB

Understanding the history of care requires attention to personal narratives, such as a Maori grandmother's story, a Rarotongan leader's concept of duty to her people, or the sense of service that drove a long-term social worker. The case studies examined focus on the everyday nature of care operating across domestic, institutional and political spaces, and build upon areas of strength in women's history with its interest in family, motherhood, health, welfare, education and employment.

Tasting the Past: Recipes from the Middle Ages to the Civil War, 2nd Edition

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Tasting the Past: Recipes from the Middle Ages to the Civil War, 2nd Edition

Tasting the Past: Recipes from the Middle Ages to the Civil War, 2nd Edition by Jacqui Wood
English | November 12th, 2019 | ISBN: 0750992247 | 272 pages | EPUB | 3.04 MB

The many influences of the past on our diet make the concept of ‘British food’ very hard to define. The Celts, Romans, Saxons, Vikings and Normans each brought ingredients to the table, and the country was introduced to all manner of spices following the Crusades.

History!: The Past as You've Never Seen it Before (Knowledge Encyclopedias)

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History!: The Past as You've Never Seen it Before (Knowledge Encyclopedias)

Knowledge Encyclopedia History!: The Past as You've Never Seen it Before by DK
English | August 1st, 2019 | ISBN: 0241363373 | 210 pages | True PDF | 90.19 MB

Transform your view of history with this groundbreaking visual encyclopedia of the events of the past. From the disciplined armies of ancient Rome and the lives of ferocious samurai warriors to World War II and the rise of modern robotics, historical events are visualized in incredible detail, providing a fascinating introduction to the world through time.