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The Resource The formation of Croatian national identity : a centuries-old dream, Alex J. Bellamy

The formation of Croatian national identity : a centuries-old dream, Alex J. Bellamy

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The formation of Croatian national identity : a centuries-old dream
Title
The formation of Croatian national identity
Title remainder
a centuries-old dream
Statement of responsibility
Alex J. Bellamy
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This volume assesses the formation of Croatian national identity in the 1990s. It develops a novel framework calling into question both primordial and modernist approaches to nationalism and national identity before applying that framework to Croatia. In doing so it provides a new way of thinking about how national identity is formed and why it is so important. An explanation is given of how Croatian national identity was formed in the abstract, via a historical narrative that traces centuries of yearning for a national state. The book shows how the government, opposition parties, dissident intellectuals and diaspora groups offered alternative accounts of this narrative in order to legitimise contemporary political programmes based on different visions of national identity. It then looks at how these debates were manifested in social activities as diverse as football and religion, economics and language. This volume marks an important contribution to both the way we study nationalism and national identity, and our understanding of post-Yugoslav politics and society"--Publisher's description
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1975-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bellamy, Alex J.
Dewey number
320.54/094972
Index
index present
Language note
English
LC call number
JC311
LC item number
.B417 2003eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Europe in change
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nationalism
  • Nationalism
  • National characteristics, Croatian
  • Society and social sciences
  • Politics and government
  • Political ideologies
  • Nationalism
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • POLITICAL SCIENCE
  • National characteristics, Croatian
  • Nationalism
  • Croatia
  • Nationenbildung
  • Kroatien
Label
The formation of Croatian national identity : a centuries-old dream, Alex J. Bellamy
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-206) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction
  • National identity and the 'great divide'
  • Re-imagining the nation
  • The Croatian historical statehood narrative
  • Contemporary accounts of Croatian national identity
  • The nation in social practice 1: Economy, football and Istria
  • The nation in social practice 2: Language, education and the Catholic Church
  • Conclusion: Competing claims to national identity
Control code
60637038
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 211 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423706502
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
341383
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1554zbq
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)60637038
Label
The formation of Croatian national identity : a centuries-old dream, Alex J. Bellamy
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 185-206) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Introduction
  • National identity and the 'great divide'
  • Re-imagining the nation
  • The Croatian historical statehood narrative
  • Contemporary accounts of Croatian national identity
  • The nation in social practice 1: Economy, football and Istria
  • The nation in social practice 2: Language, education and the Catholic Church
  • Conclusion: Competing claims to national identity
Control code
60637038
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 211 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781423706502
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other control number
341383
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt1554zbq
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)60637038

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