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The Past as a Source of Evil: The Controversy Over History and Historical Policy in Poland, 2016

  • History plays a huge role in Polish public debates, politics, and the ideology of the ruling PiS party. "Historical policy" is now officially on the agenda of the government and its agencies. Doctrine regarding the układ and all-pervading communist agents is now the official version of history. This article examines the way history has been used under the PiS government in Poland since November 2015.

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Document Type:Article
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Author:Adam LeszczyńskiGND
Editor:Joachim von PuttkamerGND, Michal KopečekGND, Włodzimierz BorodziejGND
Publishing Institution:Herder-Institut für historische Ostmitteleuropaforschung – Institut der Leibniz-Gemeinschaft
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Parent Title (English):Cultures of History Forum
Release Date:2020/02/12
Date of Publication (online):2019/01/04
Date of first Publication:2016/05/24
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Dewey Decimal Classification:9 Geschichte und Geografie / 90 Geschichte
Collections:Cultures of History Forum (Imre Kertész Kolleg Jena)
Tag:military; solidarity
PiS; Poland; communism; historical policy; law
GND Keyword:Polen; Prawo i Sprawiedliwość; Kommunismus; Geschichtspolitik; Militär; NSZZ "Solidarność"
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