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Author Nielsen, Christian Axboe, 1973- author

Title Making Yugoslavs : identity in King Aleksandar's Yugoslavia / Christian Axboe Nielsen
Published Toronto : University of Toronto Press, 2014
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Contents Introduction -- Part I: The Collapse of Constitutional Monarchy In Yugoslavia. 1. National Ideology and the Formation of the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats and Slovenes -- 2. "A Tribal and Parliamentary Dictatorship": The 1920s in the Kingdom of Serbs, Croats, and Slovenes
Part III: Making Modern Yugoslavs out of "Tribalists". 4. Nationalist Workers of Yugoslavia, Unite!: Moulding Yugoslavs -- 5. Policing Yugoslavism: Surveillance, Denunciations, and Ideology in Daily Life
Part IV: The Assassination of Aleksandar and the Strange Afterlife of His Dictatorship. 6. The Return of "Democracy" -- 7. Epilogue and Conclusion: "Preserve My Yugoslavia": The Struggle Surrounding the Alexandrine Legacy
Summary Christian Axboe Nielsen uses extensive archival research to explain the failure of King Aleksandar's dictatorship's program of forced nationalization in the interwar era
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Aleksandar I, King of Yugoslavia, 1888-1934.
Nationalism -- Yugoslavia -- History -- 20th century.
Yugoslavia -- Ethnic relations -- History -- 20th century.
Yugoslavia -- History -- 1918-1945.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1442669241 (electronic bk.)
9781442669246 (electronic bk.)