History and Popular Memory: The Power of Story in Moments of Crisis

History and Popular Memory: The Power of Story in Moments of Crisis

When people experience a traumatic event, such as war or the threat of annihilation, they often turn to history for stories that promise a positive outcome to their suffering. During World War II, the French took comfort in the story of Joan of Arc and her heroic efforts to rid France of foreign occupation. To bring the Joan narrative more into line with current circumstances, popular retellings modified the original story so that what people believed took place… (more)

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Publisher: Columbia University Press (April 29, 2014)

Parent ISBN: 9780231166362

Language: English


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