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[I-House] Lecture on History Reconciliation in East Asia

Post-conflict reconciliation processes often get entangled because of “victimhood nationalism,” says Prof. Lim Jie-Hyun, a Korean expert on contemporary European history. “Victimhood nationalism,” which explains the competition of national memories over the historical position of victims, however, can also be a key to understanding the memory conflict in East Asia. Referring to European countries such as Germany and Poland, Prof.

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