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Author Ward, Simon, 1969- author.

Title Urban memory and visual culture in Berlin : framing the asynchronous city, 1957-2012 / Simon Ward.

Publication Info. Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, [2016]


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 Axe JSTOR Open Ebooks  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (212 pages) : illustrations
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Cities and cultures
Cities and cultures.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 197-203) and index.
Contents Introduction : Berlin and the question of 'urban memory' -- Remembering the 'murdered city' : Berlin 1957-1974 -- 'Place memory work' in Berlin 1975-1989 -- The remembered city on display, 1984-1993 -- In search of a city? Urban memory in unified Berlin -- Conclusion: the collectives of contemporary urban memory.
Summary "This book examines the crucial role of visual culture (architecture, memorials, photography and film) in shaping Berlin's urban memory culture in both East and West in response to the changing political, social and economic organization of the built environment over the past five decades."
Note Print version record.
This work is licensed under a Creative Commons license
This work is licensed by Knowledge Unlatched under a Creative Commons license
Subject Collective memory -- Germany -- Berlin.
Berlin (Germany) -- In motion pictures.
Berlin (Germany) -- In art.
Memorials -- Germany -- Berlin.
Berlin (Germany) -- Civilization -- 20th century.
Film theory & criticism.
HISTORY -- General.
Civilization. (OCoLC)fst00862898
Collective memory. (OCoLC)fst01739814
Memorials. (OCoLC)fst01015903
Motion pictures. (OCoLC)fst01027285
Germany -- Berlin. (OCoLC)fst01204829
Kulturelle Identität
Chronological Term 1900-1999
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Art. (OCoLC)fst01423702
Other Form: Print version: Ward, Simon, 1969- Urban memory and visual culture in Berlin. Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, [2016] 9089648534 (DLC) 2016455699 (OCoLC)938391579
ISBN 9789048527045 (electronic bk.)
904852704X (electronic bk.)
9789089648532 (electronic bk.)
9089648534 (electronic bk.)
Report No. (Coutts)033859944
Standard No. AU@ 000066531565
CHNEW 001035489
CHVBK 556239512

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