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By Barbara Törnquist-Plewa

Scholars have dedicated huge power to realizing the background of ethnic detoxing in Europe, reconstructing particular occasions, country regulations, and the lived reviews of sufferers. but less cognizance has been given to how those incidents persist in collective reminiscence at the present time. This quantity brings jointly interdisciplinary case reports performed in significant and japanese ecu towns, exploring how present-day population "remember" previous circumstances of ethnic detoxification, and the way they comprehend the cultural background of teams that vanished of their wake. jointly those contributions provide insights into extra common questions of collective reminiscence and the formation of nationwide identity.

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