The Resource Engaging violence : trauma, memory and representation, edited by Ivana Maček

Engaging violence : trauma, memory and representation, edited by Ivana Maček

Label
Engaging violence : trauma, memory and representation
Title
Engaging violence
Title remainder
trauma, memory and representation
Statement of responsibility
edited by Ivana Maček
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume opens up new ground in the field of social representations research by focusing on contexts involving mass violence, rather than on relatively stable societies. Representations of violence are not only symbolic, but in the first place affective and bodily, especially when it comes to traumatic experiences. Exploring the responses of researchers, educators, students and practitioners to long-term engagement with this emotionally demanding material, the book considers how empathic knowledge can make working in this field more bearable and deepen our understanding of the Holocaust,
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
155.9/35
Index
index present
LC call number
BF575.A3
LC item number
E534 2014eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Cultural Dynamics of Social Representation
Label
Engaging violence : trauma, memory and representation, edited by Ivana Maček
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1 To work with the history of the Holocaust -- 2 Life in the trenches: Hope in the midst of human tragedy -- 3 "Sometimes I just don't want to go on ... ": Navigating personal and collective time and space in researching and remembering genocides -- 4 Identity and mutability in family stories about the Third Reich -- 5 The question of legitimacy in studying collective trauma -- 6 Intersectional traumatisation: The psychological impact of researching genocidal violence on researchers -- 7 Conducting fieldwork in Rwanda: Listening to silence and processing experiences of genocide -- 8 Research under duress: Resonance and distance in ethnographic fieldwork -- 9 Making involuntary choices, imagining genocide and recovering trust -- 10 Personal and research-related links to trauma -- 11 Vicarious traumatization in mass violence researchers: Origins and antidotes
Control code
ocn875098527
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (215 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781134621606
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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585166
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not applicable
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.b36581343
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unknown
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unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)875098527
  • pebc1134621604

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