Young generations who live in these cities, cannot understand the collective memories
through their surroundings (Siew-wailim 2000).
Nation-states are the most powerful agents who institutionalize collective memories
to create a shared national identity and to ensure cohesiveness among citizens.
Fair City seriously needs to up its game if it wants to have the same impact on our collective memories
Considerations on recent history are an inevitable reference to the defining change therein, the change that marks the beginning of recent history, and its correspondences in individual and collective memories
These and other traditional places of pilgrimage have been consecrated by the collective memories
and "bodily practices" of Christians.
What is more, the "memory boom" in Europe since 1980s (which in "young" Europe is also intertwined with the rise and further development of civil societies), results in flourishing of communities which bring up their collective memories
and their own narratives to public discourses.
Personal and collective memories
combine to form this novel's foundations.
Characterizing collective memories
as "floating" elements, Lim explores historical responsibility and solution such as keeping a veil of silence on what was considered a shameful past.
In light of the sources from which the different generations of Spaniards acquired knowledge about their history and the way in which their national identity and collective memories
were forged, it is normal that different sections of Spanish society have some distrust to and dislike of Moroccans.
I have not discovered where collective memories
are stored, but I think I have learned what they are made of.
A story of growing up in refuge from one of the most brutal dictators of the 20th century, "Afterimages: A Family Memoir" is the collective memories
of a family who grew up in Topeka, Kansas after their parents fled Hitler's Germany in fear.
The introduction also discusses the connection between individual and collective memories
and the relevance of psychological models as analytical tools as well as the term "institutional memory" as an alternative to "collective memory.