The Politics of War Commemoration in the UK and Russia

  • Nataliya¬†Danilova

Part of the Palgrave Macmillan Memory Studies book series (PMMS)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
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  8. Back Matter
    Pages 219-256

About this book

Introduction

This book analyses contemporary war commemoration in Britain and Russia. Focusing on the political aspects of remembrance, it explores the instrumentalisation of memory for managing civil-military relations and garnering public support for conflicts. It explains the nexus between remembrance, militarisation and nationalism in modern societies.

Keywords

War memory commemoration UK/Britain Russia civil-military relations memorials remembrance ceremonies armed forces fallen soldiers memory Nation nationalism politics

Authors and affiliations

  • Nataliya¬†Danilova
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  1. 1.University of AberdeenUK

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