Troubled Pasts: News And The Collective Memory Of Social Unrest

Troubled Pasts: News And The Collective Memory Of Social Unrest

by Jill Edy
     
 

ISBN-10: 1592134963

ISBN-13: 9781592134960

Pub. Date: 07/28/2006

Publisher: Temple University Press

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781592134960
Publisher:
Temple University Press
Publication date:
07/28/2006
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.25(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

1Introduction1
2Real-time news : covering the Watts riots and the Chicago convention22
3Political officials and the public past59
4Defusing controversy and paving the way for collective memory87
5Building collective memory : story integration123
6Using collective memory : the role of the past in the present160
7Conclusions : the future of the past191

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