Mass Dictatorship and Memory as Ever Present Past

  • Jie-Hyun Lim
  • Barbara Walker
  • Peter Lambert

Part of the Mass Dictatorship in the 20th Century book series (MASSD)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Introduction: Coming to Terms with the Past of Mass Dictatorship

  3. Entangled Memory and Comparative History

  4. The Dialectical Interplay of History and Memory

  5. Pluralizing Memories: Fragmented, Contested, Resisted

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 240-253

About this book


This volume explores the politics of memory involved in 'coming to terms with the past' of mass dictatorship on a global scale. Considering how a growing sense of global connectivity and global human rights politics changed the memory landscape, the essays explore entangled pasts of dictatorships.


Cold War Germany history human rights

Editors and affiliations

  • Jie-Hyun Lim
    • 1
  • Barbara Walker
    • 2
  • Peter Lambert
    • 3
  1. 1.Research Institute of Comparative History and CultureHanyang UniversitySeoulSouth Korea
  2. 2.History DepartmentUniversity of NevadaRenoUSA
  3. 3.Aberystwyth UniversityUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2014
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-45031-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-28983-4
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