A reflection on narrative based historical memory work in peacebuilding processes

  title={A reflection on narrative based historical memory work in peacebuilding processes},
  author={Theresa Edlmann},
  • T. Edlmann
  • Published 1 November 2017
  • Political Science
  • Intervention
&NA; Peacebuilding processes operate within a nexus of historical events, contemporary dynamics and future possibilities. This paper explores the possibilities presented by narrative based historical memory work in enabling an understanding of conflicting stories and perspectives needed to build an understanding of contemporary dynamics of a society or context. The narrative repair created by hearing contrasting stories has the potential to facilitate shifts from previously divisive and… 

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