Cultural memory and early civilization : writing, remembrance, and political imagination / Jan Assmann.

Now available to an English-speaking audience, this book presents a groundbreaking theoretical analysis of memory, identity and culture. It investigates how cultures remember, arguing that human memory exists and is communicated in two ways, namely inter-human interaction and in external systems of...

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Main Author: Assmann, Jan, (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2011.
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