Monthly Archives: February 2014

History and Collective Memory: Dual Narratives of the Past

How are memories formed and how do they shape our understanding of the past, and in this case, history in particular? Maurice Halbwachs believes that memory is a social institution, a set of individual memories constructed out of personal experience … Continue reading

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