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Argentina's two pantheons: from mitrismo to revisionism

in Argentina's Partisan Past: Nationalism and the Politics of History

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846312380
eISBN:
9781846317149
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317149.002
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter sets the stage for the subsequent four by discussing how the leaders of the period of ‘national organization’ used history for the purpose of nation building, through to the emergence of ... More


High Society: Historical Revisionism in Justice Society Comics

Andrew J. Friedenthal

in Retcon Game: Retroactive Continuity and the Hyperlinking of America

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781496811325
eISBN:
9781496811363
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496811325.003.0018
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

The beginning of cohesive comic book universes can be traced to the first team-up between heroes, in the form of the Justice Society of America in 1940’s All-Star Comics #3. In years since, the ... More


The deepening polarisation: the proscription of Peronism and Its politics of history, 1955–66

in Argentina's Partisan Past: Nationalism and the Politics of History

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846312380
eISBN:
9781846317149
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317149.004
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This chapter examines the implications that changes in narratives about national history and identity between 1955 and 1966 have had for the understanding of nationalism in twentieth-century ... More


A Hyperlinked Past: Theorizing Retroactive Continuity

Andrew J. Friedenthal

in Retcon Game: Retroactive Continuity and the Hyperlinking of America

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781496811325
eISBN:
9781496811363
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496811325.003.0008
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

This is a brief introduction to the major themes and topics that will be covered by the book. It defines retroactive continuity/retconning and connects that narrative technique to the prevalence of ... More


Playing the Retcon Game

Andrew J. Friedenthal

in Retcon Game: Retroactive Continuity and the Hyperlinking of America

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781496811325
eISBN:
9781496811363
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496811325.003.0053
Subject:
Literature, Comics Studies

This conclusion returns to the differences between retroactive continuity and politically motivated historical revisionism. In so doing, it discusses how retconning is most often celebratory in ... More


Defending Truth: Holocaust Denial in the Twenty-First Century 1

Kenneth Lasson

in Genocide Denials and the Law

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199738922
eISBN:
9780199895199
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199738922.003.0005
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter is organized as follows. Part I describes the background and nature of Holocaust denial, tracing the Nazis' adoption of a plan for the “Final Solution of the Jewish Problem” through the ... More


Introduction

in Argentina's Partisan Past: Nationalism and the Politics of History

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846312380
eISBN:
9781846317149
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317149.001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This introductory chapter sets out the book's purpose, which is to explore the interaction between nationalism and the politics of history in twentieth-century Argentina. It focuses on the ways in ... More


Repossessing the Dead Elsewhere in Our Time

in Digging Up the Dead: A History of Notable American Reburials

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226423296
eISBN:
9780226423326
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226423326.003.0007
Subject:
History, Cultural History

Exhumations and reburials in modern times are pursued due to a variety of reasons, from nationalism in the decade following World War I to the rehabilitation of political reputations as a symptom and ... More


The Character of Loyalty

Pamela Kyle Crossley

in A Translucent Mirror: History and Identity in Qing Imperial Ideology

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780520215665
eISBN:
9780520928848
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520215665.003.0003
Subject:
History, Asian History

In the historical revisionism of the later eighteenth century, the Qianlong commitment to loyalty became so abstract that Ming loyalists who had opposed the Qing onslaught were enshrined, while those ... More


Conclusion: The Twilight of Ideals

in The Lost Promise of Patriotism: Debating American Identity, 1890–1920

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2013
ISBN:
9780226315836
eISBN:
9780226315850
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226315850.003.0007
Subject:
History, History of Ideas

This chapter concludes with some thoughts of prowar compatriots who had hearkened to Woodrow Wilson's millennial promise; Debs and Addams had to come to terms after the settlement with the dashing of ... More


Conclusion: Into the Personal Rule of Charles I

Michael Questier

in Dynastic Politics and the British Reformations, 1558-1630

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
February 2019
ISBN:
9780198826330
eISBN:
9780191865282
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198826330.003.0008
Subject:
History, British and Irish Early Modern History, Political History

Historians have often seen the advent of the personal rule of Charles I as the product of failure, and a harbinger of bad things to come. But it was equally possible for contemporaries to argue that ... More


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