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nos·tal·gi·a

(nos-tal'jē-ă),
The longing to return home, to a former time in one's life, or to familiar people and surroundings.
[G. nostos, a return (home), + algos, pain]

nos·tal·gi·a

(nos-tal'jē-ă)
The longing to return home, to a former time in one's life, or to familiar people and surroundings.
[G. nostos, a return (home), + algos, pain]

nostalgia

(nŏs-tăl′jē-ă) [Gr. nostos, a return home, + algos, pain]
1. Homesickness; longing to return home.
2. A longing to return to a previously experienced time or place.
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But for all its benefits, nostalgia can also seduce us into retreating into a romanticized past.
Se propone la utilizacion del marketing de nostalgia en instituciones prestadoras de servicios, como estrategia de difusion y mercadeo (Jobber & Fahy, 2007), presentando, a modo de ejemplo, las bibliotecas y, especificamente, una dependencia con la que cuentan algunas de estas unidades de informacion: el archivo fotografico.
Para alem das tradicionais analises medicas, psicologicas e literarias do fenomeno, um de nossos autores traduzidos, Arnold Gehlen, propos sua "interpretacao historico-politica" da nostalgia numa epoca em que o tema aparentemente nao fazia sentido algum no campo da sociologia.
But where does this media nostalgia originate from, and what is its purpose for individuals and societies?
Such widespread nostalgia has been ridiculed and censored by an official discourse which emphasises the 'crimes of totalitarianism'.
Consequently, the feeling of nostalgia can emerge and influence customer loyalty to the prevailing brand.
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Un importante transmisor del arte tambien esta en la nostalgia, en el ocre de su presencia.
Nostalgia was in the air (to an even greater degree than was pollen).
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This weekend he will be taking part in the Nostalgia Weekend at the Croft motor racing circuit near Darlington, a venue he used to visit in the 1960s to watch MG racing.
The singer and motor racing fanatic will be taking part in the Nostalgia Weekend at the Croft motor racing circuit near Darlington this weekend.