Chapter Twenty-Five. History and Memory

  1. Karen Halttunen
  1. David Glassberg

Published Online: 10 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470691762.ch25

A Companion to American Cultural History

A Companion to American Cultural History

How to Cite

Glassberg, D. (2008) History and Memory, in A Companion to American Cultural History (ed K. Halttunen), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470691762.ch25

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780631235668

Online ISBN: 9780470691762

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Keywords:

  • memory;
  • collective identity;
  • politics of public memory;
  • popular culture;
  • geographical mobility

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • The Problem of Scale: Memory and Collective Identity

  • The Politics of Public Memory

  • Memory and Popular Culture

  • Memory and Environment

  • What's American about American Memory?

  • Memory and Historians

  • References