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National Ideology Under Socialism: Identity and Cultural Politics in Ceausescu's Romania

National Ideology Under Socialism: Identity and Cultural Politics in Ceausescu's Romania

by Katherine Verdery
     
 

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The current transformation of many Eastern European societies is impossible to understand without comprehing the intellectual struggles surrounding nationalism in the region. Anthropologist Katherine Verdery shows how the example of Romania suggests that current ethnic tensions come not from a resurrection of pre-Communist Nationalism but from the strengthening of

Overview

The current transformation of many Eastern European societies is impossible to understand without comprehing the intellectual struggles surrounding nationalism in the region. Anthropologist Katherine Verdery shows how the example of Romania suggests that current ethnic tensions come not from a resurrection of pre-Communist Nationalism but from the strengthening of national ideologies under Communist Party rule.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520203587
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
09/14/1995
Series:
Society and Culture in East-Central Europe Series
Edition description:
REPRINT
Pages:
424
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.94(d)

Meet the Author

Katherine Verdery is Professor of Anthropology at the University of Michigan, and the author of Transylvanian Villagers (California, 1983).

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