Politics without a past : the absence of history in post-communist nationalism (Book, 1999) [WorldCat.org]
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Politics without a past : the absence of history in post-communist nationalism

Author: Shari J Cohen
Publisher: Durham, NC : Duke University Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Argues that an ideological vacuum has fuelled the problems throughout postcommunist Europe and the former Soviet Union. Drawing upon field research, this book aims to paint a picture of  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Shari J Cohen
ISBN: 0822323990 9780822323990 0822323788 9780822323785 9780822390671 0822390671
OCLC Number: 41115169
Description: xiii, 281 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: 1. The Legacy of Two Totalitarianisms --
2. Historical Consciousness, Family Stories, and Nationalism --
3. Weak Nationalism in Slovakia: The Precommunist Period --
4. Islands of History: The Democrats and Nationalists --
5. Organized Forgetting: Elites with No History --
6. Nationalism without Nationalists? Democracy without Democrats? --
7. Politics in a Hall of Mirrors --
8. Conclusion.
Responsibility: Shari J. Cohen.

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"A pioneering study. This book should be required reading for journalists and diplomats who deal with postcommunist Europe."-James Felak, University of Washington "Cohen's deft and ingenious Read more...

 
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