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Title Liberty and the search for identity : liberal nationalisms and the legacy of empires / edited by Iván Zoltán Dénes
Published Budapest ; New York : Central European University Press, 2006
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 509 pages)
Contents Scotland and England: diverging political discourses / David McCrone -- Radical liberalism and nationalism in mid-Victorian Scotland / Richard J. Finlay -- Dutch liberals and nineteenth-century national traditions / Henk te Velde -- Liberal nationalism and modern regional identity: revolutionary Belgium, 1786-1830 / Janet Polasky -- Unity or liberty? German liberalism founding an empire, 1850-1879 -- Gábor Erodődy -- Switzerland: a European model of liberal nationalism? / Albert Tanner -- The identity problems of the Austro-German liberals / Vilmos Heiszler -- Political vocabularies of the Hungarian liberals and conservatives before 1848 / Iván Zoltán Dénes -- The liberalism of the Hungarian nobility, 1825-1910 / Miklós Szabó -- Marginal or central? the place of the liberal tradition in nineteenth-century Polish history / Maciej Janowski -- Czech liberalism, 1848-1918 / Otto Urban -- The inherent burden of Russian liberalism / Miklós Kun -- Empire and nation in Russian liberal thought / Alexander Semyonov -- The value system of Serb liberalism / Imre Ress -- Building the state from the roof down: varieties of Romanian liberal nationalism / Daniel Barbu, Cristian Preda -- The interesting anomaly of Balkan liberalism / Diana Mishkova -- In defiance of history: liberal and national attributes of the Ottoman-Turkish path to modernity / Eyüp Özveren
Summary "This book provides European case studies by experts from the United States, Europe and Eurasia. The volume seeks to uncover and analyze various relationships between liberalisms and nationalisms, national identities and modernity concepts, nations and empires, nation-states and nationalities, traditions and modernities, images of the self and the others, modernization strategies and identity creations."--Jacket
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Liberalism -- Europe -- History -- Case studies
Nationalism -- Europe -- History -- Case studies
Genre/Form Aufsatzsammlung
Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Dénes, Iván Zoltán.
ISBN 9633863635