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Social Media as Lieux for the Convergence of Collective Trajectories of Holocaust Memory—A Study of Online Users in Germany and Italy.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Heritage (2571-9408). Sep2023, Vol. 6 Issue 9, p6377-6396. 20p.

Abstract: By articulating a shared victimhood or guilt or responsibility, memorial museums are designed as ethical projects that encourage visitors to learn from the past to build a "better future". In contemporary Europe, Holocaust memorials and museums constit...

Crossing Borders: Conceptualising National Exhibitions as Contested Spaces of Holocaust Memory at the Auschwitz Birkenau State Museum.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Education Sciences. Jul2023, Vol. 13 Issue 7, p703. 19p.

Abstract: This paper considers the presence and potential educational impact of national exhibitions within the Auschwitz Birkenau State Museum in Poland. It takes a constructivist, personal-theoretical approach, drawing from autoethnography to explore possible ...


Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): History Today. Aug2023, Vol. 73 Issue 8, p84-87. 4p.


Abstract: The article discusses worrying rise of protesters using the Holocaust to legitimise their cause. It mentions that during the Covid pandemic, some protesters had taken to wearing a yellow star, the symbol first forced upon Jews by the Nazis in September...

An Exploratory Study on the Motivations behind Visiting the Holocaust Museum of Porto.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Sustainability (2071-1050). Dec2022, Vol. 14 Issue 24, p16780. 23p.

Abstract: This study aims to identify the reasons why people visit the Holocaust Museum of Porto (HMP) and if other variables (sociodemographic ones, visitors' similarity with Jewish community members, their knowledge of dark tourism, and experience with other H...

Strategic Ontologies: Narrative and Meso-Level Theorizing in International Politics.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International Studies Quarterly. Sep2023, Vol. 67 Issue 3, p1-13. 13p.

Abstract: This paper offers a theory of incremental theoretical evolution connecting the practice of international politics with disciplinary IR. It theorizes how international political actors engaged in strategic local decision-making exert productive power ov...


Publication Type: Periodical

Source(s): History Today. May2023, Vol. 73 Issue 5, p70-83. 14p.

Abstract: The article states that the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising is a symbol of defiance and bravery against the Holocaust and a fight for Jewish survival and human dignity. It mentions that centered around a small group of Jewish fighters, the April 1943 uprising o...

Thou Shalt Tell Thy Daughter: Mothers Tell Daughters Their Holocaust Story—Three Case Studies of Contemporary Israeli Women Artists.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Arts (2076-0752). Oct2022, Vol. 11 Issue 5, pN.PAG-N.PAG. 20p.

Abstract: The story of Israel and its raison d'être are suffused by memories of the Holocaust, which construct the self-definition and identity of the state. This article examines works by three contemporary Israeli women artists—Dvora Morag, Miri Nishri, and Br...

Tweeting the Holocaust: social media discourse between reverence, exploitation, and simulacra.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Communication. Jun2023, Vol. 73 Issue 3, p222-234. 13p. 3 Charts.

Abstract: This article explores the uses and abuses of traumatic memory within the context of the multifaceted discursive representation of the Holocaust on social media. Combining computational, quantitative, and qualitative methodologies, the article offers a ...

Decolonizing remembrance in Eastern Europe: commemorating the Holocaust in post-communist Romania.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Holocaust Studies: A Journal of Culture & History. Nov2023, Vol. 29 Issue 4, p588-609. 22p.


Abstract: Examination of regime changes in Eastern Europe reveals significant insights into the development of post-communist politics of memory and commemoration. It also allows for meaningful conversations about events that had been historically ignored or red...