skip to content
Nationalist politics and everyday ethnicity in a Transylvanian town Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Nationalist politics and everyday ethnicity in a Transylvanian town

Author: Rogers Brubaker
Publisher: Princeton, N.J. ; Woodstock, Oxfordshire : Princeton University Press, 2008, ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [Pbk. ed.]View all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Based on seven years of field research, this book examines not only the sharply polarized fields of nationalist politics--in Cluj, Transylvania, and the wider region--but also the more fluid terrain on which ethnicity and nationhood are experienced, enacted, and understood in everyday life. In doing so the book addresses fundamental questions about ethnicity: where it is, when it matters, and how it works. Bridging  Read more...
Getting this item's online copy... Getting this item's online copy...

Find a copy in the library

Getting this item's location and availability... Getting this item's location and availability...

WorldCat

Find it in libraries globally
Worldwide libraries own this item

Details

Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Rogers Brubaker
ISBN: 9780691136226 069113622X 9780691128344 0691128340
OCLC Number: 226280833
Notes: Originally published: 2006.
Awards: Shortlisted for Choice Magazine Outstanding Reference/Academic Book Award 2007.
Runner-up for Choice Magazine Outstanding Reference/Academic Book Award 2007.
Description: xx, 439 pages, [36] pages of plates : illustrations (some color), maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction ---
Part One: Nationalist Politics, Past and Present. Chapter 1: The National Question in East Central Europe --
Chapter 2: Transylvania as an Ethnic Borderland --
Chapter 3: From Kolozsvar to Cluj-Napoca --
Chapter 4: Cluj after Ceausescu ---
Part Two: Everyday ethnicity. Chapter 5: Portraits --
Chapter 6: Preoccupations --
Chapter 7: Categories --
Chapter 8: Languages --
Chapter 9: Institutions --
Chapter 10: Mixings --
Chapter 11: Migrations --
Chapter 12: Politics ---
Conclusion.
Responsibility: Rogers Brubaker [and others].

Abstract:

Examines the polarized fields of nationalist politics - in Cluj, Transylvania, and the wider region - and also the more fluid terrain on which ethnicity and nationhood are experienced, enacted, and  Read more...
Retrieving notes about this item Retrieving notes about this item

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

One of Choice's Outstanding Academic Titles for 2007 "By drilling deep into the mundane conversations, cares, and relationships among citizens of Cluj-Napoca...[the authors] set out to examine Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.