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The Public Historian (2020) 42 (1): 54–79.
Published: 01 February 2020
...Bethanee Bemis Love them or hate them, Disney theme parks have become some of the most culturally significant locations of collective memory of the American experience. Rather than focus, as most discussion has, on whether this should be viewed as “good” or “bad,” this essay seeks to lay a...
The Public Historian (2012) 34 (1): 61–82.
Published: 01 February 2012
... City. Situated in both the local and national contexts of remembrance, the memorial resonates largely with three mythical scripts, with themes of resilience, local pride , and the good war , all of which have allowed veterans to negotiate tensions between individual and collective memories. This case...
The Public Historian (2010) 32 (4): 51–61.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Na Li This article explores urban preservation in the Chinese context. Using three historic districts across China, the author analyzes the gap between insiders' and outsiders' understanding of authenticity and of collective memory and its spatial representations. The article argues that what is...