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The Past in Question

Modern Macedonia and the Uncertainties of Nation. 13 half…
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Titel: The Past in Question
Autor/en: Keith Brown

ISBN: 0691099952
EAN: 9780691099958
Modern Macedonia and the Uncertainties of Nation.
13 halftones. 4 maps.
Sprache: Englisch.
Princeton University Press

17. März 2003 - kartoniert - 320 Seiten

"Brown's book is well written, theoretically informed, and based on significant new archival and ethnographic research. As Clifford Geertz points out, good anthropology makes small facts speak to large issues. This is precisely what Brown does. Exploring how a variety of people, all citizens of the Republic of Macedonia, attempt to deal with 'the awkward details of the past, ' he offers us an understanding of the contested nature of categories of collective identity."--Loring Danforth, Bates College"Solidly anchored in both field and archival research in Macedonia, Keith Brown's book is an important and timely contribution to the comparative study of nationalism. One of its strengths is the careful and original documentation of the controversies that lie behind the conception and construction of national images and monuments, particularly as these concern the tensions between internationalist, nationalist and local visualizations of liberation. It provides the testimonies and analysis necessary to get beyond the truism that national identities are 'constructed, ' as well as 'deeply felt, ' to a real understanding of the interactions between local and supralocal forces at work in the realization of both individual and collective projects of identity-formation. The complex conjunction of local populations and state regimes in the Macedonian case effectively serves as a model for querying national identities more generally."--Laurie Kain Hart, Haverford College
List of Tables and Figures ix Preface xi Notes on Transliteration and Pronunciation xvii Chapter One Introduction 1 Chapter Two A Double Legacy: Macedonia's Yugoslav and Balkan Histories 22 Chapter Three "Crowded Out by a Plethora of Facts": Distance and Experience in Western Narratives of Kru. sevo 51 Chapter Four Tipping Points: The Transformation of Identities in Kru. sevo 79 Chapter Five Between the Revolutions: Life in Kru. sevo 1903-1944 103 Chapter Six Buying the Memories: Collectivization, the Past and National Identity 126 Chapter Seven History Stated: The Making of a Monument 153 Chapter Eight Local Truths: Rereading 1903 the Kru. sevo Way 181 Chapter Nine On the Brink of a New, Old World: Recasting Solidarity After Yugoslavia 211 Chapter Ten Conclusion 234 Glossary and Acronyms 251 Notes 255 Bibliography 277 Index 295
Keith Brown is Assistant Professor at the Thomas J. Watson Institute for International Studies at Brown University. He is coeditor of "The Usable Past: Greek Metahistories"
Honorable Mention for the 2004 Barbara Jelavich Book Prize, American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies "For anyone with a serious interest in the Balkans, this volume is an important confirmation of the complexity of this corner of Europe."--Choice "Chimeras, dragons, and unicorns may not exist, but they are beautifully illustrated in this coffee-table book depicting images of fantastic beasts from the beginning of recorded time to the present. While there are other books on this subject, none is as comprehensive either chronologically or multiculturally."--Library Journal "Keith Brown takes readers on a fascinating trip through time and space that reframes understandings of the'?Macedonian Question...' The Past in Question offers valuable lessons for scholars of nationalism, identity, socialism, and southeastern Europe by means of a theoretically sophisticated analysis that remains grounded in the empirical evidence of the Ilinden story."--Pamela Ballinger, Slavic Review
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