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Entangled Histories of the Balkans - Volume Three

Shared Pasts, Disputed Legacies (Balkan Studies Library)

By Roumen Daskalov (Edited by), Alexander Vezenkov (Edited by)

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Format: Hardback, 488 pages
Published In: Netherlands, 12 March 2015
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Modern Balkan history has traditionally been studied by national historians in terms of separate national histories taking place within bounded state territories. The authors in this volume take a different approach. They view the modern history of the region from a transnational and relational perspective in terms of shared and connected, as well as entangled histories. This regards the treatment of shared historical legacies by rival national historiographies. The volume deals with historiograpical disputes that arose in the process of "nationalizing" the past. Contributors include: Diana Mishkova, Alexander Vezenkov, Roumen Daskalov, Tchavdar Marinov and Bernard Lory.

Table of Contents

Notes on Transliteration Notes on Contributors Introduction Ancient Thrace in the Modern Imagination: Ideological Aspects of the Construction of Thracian Studies in Southeast Europe (Romania, Greece, Bulgaria) Tchavdar Marinov The Afterlife of a Commonwealth: Narratives of Byzantium in the National Historiographies of Greece, Bulgaria, Serbia and Romania Diana Mishkova Feud over the Middle Ages: Bulgarian-Romanian Historiographical Debates Roumen Daskalov The Ottoman Legacy in the Balkans Bernard Lory The concept of National Revival in Balkan Historiographies Tchavdar Marinov and Alexander Vezenkov Index

About the Author

Roumen Daskalov is professor of modern history at the New Bulgarian University and at the Central European University. He authored nine books, most recently Debating the Past: Modern Bulgarian History from Stambolov to Zhivkov (Budapest: CEU Press, 2011). Alexander Vezenkov is a freelance scholar based in Sofia. His research interests include nineteenth- and twentieth-century urban history and the institutional history of the communist regimes, as well as various aspects of the Tanzimat period in the Ottoman Empire. He is the author of the book The Power Structures of the Bulgarian Communist Party, 1944-1989 (Sofia: Ciela, 2008 [in Bulgarian]). â â â â â

EAN: 9789004271166
ISBN: 9004271163
Publisher: Brill
Dimensions: 24 x 16 centimetres (1.06 kg)
Age Range: 15+ years
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