Battling for Hearts and Minds: Memory Struggles in Pinochet's Chile, 1973-1988
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BeschreibungConsiders Pinochet's Chile, and the struggle between the state and its critics over how to remember traumatic events that demanded cultural, moral, and political recognition.
PortraitSteve J. Stern is Alberto Flores Galindo Professor of History at the University of Wisconsin, Madison. His most recent books include "Remembering Pinochet's Chile: On the Eve of London 1998" and "Shining and Other Paths: War and Society in Peru, 1980-1995," both also published by Duke University Press.
Pressestimmen"By probing the dark undercurrents which shaped the Chilean dictatorship, as well as the wondrous ways in which the resistance managed to defeat Pinochet, Steve J. Stern has given us an indispensable guide to recent Chilean history."--Ariel Dorfman "Battling for Hearts and Minds is an extraordinary narrative and analysis of the ways conflictual interpretations and memories were framed and built in the Pinochet years."--Paul W. Drake, coeditor of State and Society in Conflict: Comparative Perspectives on Andean Crises "Battling for Hearts and Minds is the first comprehensive history of the struggle to define collective memory in Pinochet's Chile and one of the first of its kind about Latin America in general."--Peter Winn, editor of Victims of the Chilean Miracle: Workers and Neoliberalism in the Pinochet Era, 1973-2002
Untertitel: 'Latin America Otherwise: Langu'. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: DUKE UNIV PR
Erscheinungsdatum: September 2006
Seitenanzahl: 538 Seiten