"We" & "the others" : modern European societies in search of identity : studies in comparative history

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  • Includes bibliographical references.
  • Text in English with summaries in Czech.

Contents

  • Historical heritage: continuity and discontinuity in the construction of national histories / Miroslav Hroch, Jitka Maleckova -- 'Heroic traditions' and the nation state in Scotland and Norway: a case for comparison / Linas Eriksonas -- History, generation and nation: Czech writers of the 1890s in search of identity / Lenka Reznikova -- Urban identity and modernization: Cluj in the 19th century / Mihaela Ioana Maria Agachi -- Belgrade modernism: reaching the ideal from across the rivers / Tanja Damljanovic -- Challenges of liberty: shaping identifications in Bulgarian urban space after 1878 / Roumiana Preshlenova -- The Formation of Bulgarian national identity in Plovdiv in the period of the Bulgarian revival and the influences of Greek culture / Boriana Staneva -- Oriental or European identity? Modernization and Balkan towns in Czech popular discourse / Luda Klusakova, Hana Sobotkova -- Bulgarian intelligentsia and "inteligencija" (a contribution to the history of the study of the Bulgarian intelligentsia in the 19th century and the testimony of Konstantin Jirecek) / Hana Sobotkova -- Czech-Jewishness as a problem of mixed identity / Marie Zahradnikova -- Islam in Czech travel literature of the nineteenth century / Petr Pabian -- Islam and the "Islamic" in the weekly magazine Respekt in the 1990s / Milos Tousek -- Inter-war America through immigrants' memoirs: between expectations and experience / Halina Parafianowicz -- "Czech California": the creation of the image of Kladno at the end of the 19th and in the earlier 20th century / Jana Ratajova -- Propaganda and public opinion in early modern Europe: definitions and concepts / Veronika Susova
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