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Author Swanson, John C. (John Charles), author.

Title Tangible belonging : negotiating Germanness in twentieth-century Hungary / John C. Swanson
Published Pittsburg : University of Pittsburgh Press, [2017]


Description 1 online resource (xxiii, 456 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series Pitt series in Russian and East European studies
Series in Russian and East European studies
Contents A rural world, before 1918 -- Cultural contact, post 1918 -- Minority making, 1920s -- A unique identity, 1930s -- The volk triumphant, Second World War -- Return to minority, 1945-1993
Summary A compelling historical and ethnographic study of the German speakers in Hungary, from the late nineteenth to the late twentieth century. John C. Swanson's work looks deeply into the enduring sense of tangible belonging that characterized Germanness from the perspective of rural dwellers, as well as the broader phenomenon of "minority making" in twentieth-century Europe.-- Provided by Publisher
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed April 11, 2017)
Subject Germans -- Hungary -- History -- 20th century
HISTORY -- Europe -- Germany.
HISTORY -- General.
Ethnic relations
Ethnische Identität
Soziale Stellung
Kulturelle Identität
Hungary -- Ethnic relations
Genre/Form History
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780822981992