Why Is It Good to Know History?
Zuzana Pavelková Čevelová is a Czech historian and theologian. She teaches as the Faculty of Arts and Philosophy, University of Pardubice. Her specialization is the history of the 19th century, the history of the Roman Catholic Church, the question of devoutness and gender history.
Why is it important to know history today? The strength and transformation of collective memory. What is modern in modern history? History as politicum – science – hobby. Microhistory – oral history – gender history or even historiography has its specializations.