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Back to the factory: the continuing salience of industrial workplace history
Factories remain significant sites of employment, crucial to capitalism. In the twentieth century, scholars registered achievements in documenting their history, but since the late 1980s, and for a generation, the field ...
Risk in trustworthy digital repository audit and certifcation
Risk is a foundational concept in digital preservation. While it has been examined from technical, economic, and organizational perspectives, I argue that it is also a social phenomenon. In this study I report on the ...
Gardens of life: Multifunctional and ecosystem services of urban cemeteries in Central Europe and beyond—Historical, structural, planning, nature and heritage conservation aspects
Cemeteries are often seen as monofunctional spaces for burial and mourning and, within the dynamically changing urban fabric, as a planning conundrum. Long periods of stability have also turned these untouched and hidden ...
Lucien Bianco, Stalin and Mao. A Comparison of the Russian and Chinese Revolutions. Transl. by Krystyna Horko. Hong Kong, Chinese University Press 2018; Elizabeth McGuire, Red at Heart. How Chinese Communists Fell in Love with the Russian Revolution. Oxford, Oxford University Press 2018