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    DescriptionThe essays in this collection explore both how the employment of nation-state dominated discourses have caused a re-imagination of the past, and how the past has been re-constructed to accord with nationalist agendas. Although other works have considered in general terms how nations are imagined, this collection takes a different stance and specifically focuses on how 'the past' is used in such imaginations. This collection was conceived in an interdisciplinary spirit, drawing insights from art history, intellectual history, literature, archaeology, heritage studies, political science, and film studies. The authors combine a sophisticated theoretical approach with illuminative case studies from all across the globe, including the Balkans, South Africa, Rwanda, the Yemen, Italy, Turkey, Greece, and Uzbekistan.


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    Title
    Nationalism, Historiography and the (RE)Construction of the Past
    Authors and contributors
    Edited by Claire Norton
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 232
    Width: 147 mm
    Height: 229 mm
    Thickness: 15 mm
    Weight: 23 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780978771317
    ISBN 10: 0978771311
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25520
    BIC subject category V2: HBG
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.1
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC subject category V2: HBLA, JPFN
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
    DC22: 901
    DC21: 901
    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: POL031000
    LC subject heading: , , ,
    BISAC V2.8: HIS039000
    LC subject heading:
    LC classification: 2006932672
    Thema V1.0: NHTB, JPFN
    Illustrations note
    1, black & white illustrations
    Publisher
    New Academia Publishing, LLC
    Imprint name
    New Academia Publishing, LLC
    Publication date
    31 January 2007
    Publication City/Country
    Washington