Memory culture and the contemporary city

Uta Staiger, Henriette Steiner, Andrew Webber

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Abstract

These essays by leading figures from academia, architecture and the arts consider how cultures of memory are constructed for and in contemporary cities. They take Berlin as a key case of a historically burdened metropolis, but also extend to other global cities: Jerusalem, Buenos Aires, Cape Town and New York.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Number of pages238
ISBN (Electronic)9780230246959
ISBN (Print)9780230576650
DOIs
StatePublished - Oct 29 2009
Externally publishedYes

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Memory culture and the contemporary city. / Staiger, Uta; Steiner, Henriette; Webber, Andrew.

Palgrave Macmillan, 2009. 238 p.

Research output: Book/ReportBook

Staiger, Uta ; Steiner, Henriette ; Webber, Andrew. / Memory culture and the contemporary city. Palgrave Macmillan, 2009. 238 p.
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