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Present Past: Modernity and the Memory Crisis

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This book is about memory about how the past persists into the present, and about how this persistence has been understood over the past two centuries. Since the French Revolution, memory has been the source of an intense disquiet. Fundamental cultural theories have sought to understand it, and have striven to represent its stresses."
Paperback, 389 pages
Published September 5th 2000 by Cornell University Press
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In fairness I didn't understand a damn thing in this book... So maybe it was good. I wouldn't know. I did read it cover-to-cover though. Honest.
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