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Imagining the Balkans

Author: Marii︠a︡ Nikolaeva Todorova
Publisher: New York : Oxford University Press, 1997.
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This text covers the Balkan's most formative years. From the downfall of the Ottoman Empire and the turbulent nationalist years of the 19th century, to the stigmatizing of the Balkans, with  Read more...

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Todorova, Marii︠a︡ Nikolaeva.
Imagining the Balkans.
New York : Oxford University Press, 1997
(OCoLC)796381751
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Marii︠a︡ Nikolaeva Todorova
ISBN: 019508750X 9780195087505 0195087518 9780195087512 998985131X 9789989851315
OCLC Number: 34282740
Description: xi, 257 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Balkanism and Orientalism: are they different categories? --
The Balkans: Nomen --
"Balkans" as self-designation --
The discovery of the Balkans --
Patterns of perception until 1900 --
From discovery to invention, from invention to classification --
Between classification to politics: the Balkans and the myth of central Europe --
The Balkans: realia--qu-est-ce qu'il y a de hors-texte?
Responsibility: Maria Todorova.
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"[This book] contains many brilliant insights and always displays the author's enormous erudition."--Choice

 
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by elenaipopa (WorldCat user published 2007-04-20) Good Permalink
i need this book for one of my classes.l cannot find it in the libary.
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