Political Uses of the Past

Political Uses of the Past
Author : Giovanni Levi
Publisher : Routledge
Total Pages : 136
Release : 2014-04-08
ISBN 10 : 9781135315702
ISBN 13 : 1135315701
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL


This work addresses political and historiographical uses of history. A group of leading historians and thinkers discuss questions of collective identity and representation in relation to the fluctuating concept of "Past" and its changing relevance. Among the topics are Greek historiographical questions, Balkan history, the Armenian problem, and the Plaestine historical narrative.

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