- Series: Making Sense of History (Book 14)
- Hardcover: 232 pages
- Publisher: Berghahn Books; 1 edition (December 30, 2011)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1845457536
- ISBN-13: 978-1845457532
- Product Dimensions: 0.8 x 6.2 x 9 inches
- Shipping Weight: 15.2 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
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- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #1,991,959 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Dark Traces of the Past: Psychoanalysis and Historical Thinking (Making Sense of History) 1st Edition
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"Contraryto the functions ordinarily focused upon, Dark Traces of the Pastopens a considerably expanded scope of functions for psychoanalytically oriented historical studies, designating potentials of psychoanalysis that historical research and historiography will not be able to ignore at length without disadvantage." · SirReadaLot
About the Author
Jurgen Straub is Professor at the Ruhr University Bochum (Faculty of Social Science, Chair for Social Theory and Social Psychology) and a principal investigator and board member at the Center for Religious Studies (CERES). He was Professor of Intercultural Communication at the Chemnitz University of Technology (TUC) until March 2008, research director and member of the management committee at the Institute for Advanced Studies in the Humanities Essen (Kulturwissenschaftliches Institut Essen, KWI) from October 1999 to September 2001. Straub's general research topics are cultural psychology, theoretical psychology, intercultural communication and competence, violence in modern societies.
Jorn Rusen is Professor emeritus of General History and Historical Culture at the University of Witten/Herdecke (Germany) and Senior Fellow of the Institute for Advanced Study in the Humanities at Essen. His research interests include: theory and methodology of history, history of historiography, historical consciousness, historical learning, strategies of intercultural comparison and communication, intercultural humanism.