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Home, Materiality, Memory and Belonging

Author: Rachel Hurdley

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9781137312952

Category: Social Science

Page: 270

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Assembling Mass Observation Archive material with historiographies of family, house and nation from ancient-Greece to present-day Europe, China and America, this book contributes to current debates on identity, belonging, memory and material culture by exploring how power works in the small spaces of home.
Home, Materiality, Memory and Belonging
Language: en
Pages: 270
Authors: Rachel Hurdley
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-07 - Publisher: Springer

Assembling Mass Observation Archive material with historiographies of family, house and nation from ancient-Greece to present-day Europe, China and America, this book contributes to current debates on identity, belonging, memory and material culture by exploring how power works in the small spaces of home.
Home, Memory and Belonging in Italian Postcolonial Literature
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Chiara Giuliani
Categories: Electronic books
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This lucid and finely crafted book explores how migration has made home a constantly evolving concept and how practices of home-making can extend through memory and imagination to include spaces as diverse as the call centre and the train station. Providing detailed new readings of a range of postcolonial texts
Cosmos and Materiality in Early Modern Prague
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Chiara Giuliani
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-24 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

In the seventeenth century Prague was the setting for a complex and shifting spiritual world. By studying the city's material culture, this book presents a bold alternative understanding of early modern religion in central Europe.
Ethnographies of Home and Mobility
Language: en
Pages: 184
Authors: Alejandro Miranda Nieto, Aurora Massa, Sara Bonfanti
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-19 - Publisher: Routledge

This book lays out a framework for understanding connections between home and mobility, and situates this within a multidisciplinary field of social research. The authors show how the idea of home offers a privileged entry point into forced migration, diversity and inequality. Using original fieldwork, they adopt an encompassing lens
Migration, Settlement, and the Concepts of House and Home
Language: en
Pages: 254
Authors: Iris Levin
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-11-19 - Publisher: Routledge

How do migrants feel "at home" in their houses? Literature on the migrant house and its role in the migrant experience of home-building is inadequate. This book offers a theoretical framework based on the notion of home-building and the concepts of home and house embedded within it. It presents innovative