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Cultural politics in Greater Romania : regionalism, nation building & ethnic struggle, 1918-1930

Author: Irina Livezeanu
Publisher: Ithaca : Cornell University Press, 1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Since the fall of the Ceausescu regime, Romanian politics have been haunted by unresolved issues of the past. In a book that will be essential for those concerned with the problem of nationalism in the contemporary world, Irina Livezeanu examines a critical chapter in Eastern European history - the trajectory of the aggressive nationalism that dominated Romania between the world wars.
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Irina Livezeanu
ISBN: 0801424453 9780801424458 0801486882 9780801486883
OCLC Number: 31045875
Awards: Winner of Winner of the 1995 Heldt Prize (Association of Wom.
Description: xvii, 340 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm
Contents: pt. I. Cultural Struggles: Unification, Romanization, and Regionalism. 1. The State on the Cultural Offensive. 2. Bukovina: An Austrian Heritage in Greater Romania. 3. Bessarabia: Nationalism in an Archaic Province. 4. Transylvania: Regionalism and Ethnic Strife. 5. The View from Bucharest: Foreigners and Jews --
pt. II. Student Nationalism. 6. The Universities: Workshops for a National Elite. 7. The Generation of 1922: From Student Movement to Iron Guard.
Responsibility: Irina Livezeanu.
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