Inventing Eastern Europe

Author: Larry Wolff
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 9780804727020
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The Russian Review The distinction between East and West Europe is a seemingly immemorial cliche that desperately needs dismantling, and Wolff does it with erudition and a lively dramatic sense. Voice Literary Supplement"

Venice And The Slavs

Author: Larry Wolff
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 9780804739467
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This book studies the nature of Venetian rule over the Slavs of Dalmatia during the eighteenth century, focusing on the cultural elaboration of an ideology of empire that was based on a civilizing mission toward the Slavs.

Inventing The Jew

Author: Andrei Oisteanu
Publisher: U of Nebraska Press
ISBN: 0803224613
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Inventing the Jew follows the evolution of stereotypes of Jews from the level of traditional Romanian and other Central-East European cultures (their legends, fairy tales, ballads, carols, anecdotes, superstitions, and iconographic ...

The Idea Of Galicia

Author: Larry Wolff
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 9780804774291
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The idea of Galicia was largely produced by the cultures of two cities, Lviv and Cracow.

The Singing Turk

Author: Larry Wolff
Publisher: Stanford University Press
ISBN: 0804799652
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Mozart wrote The Abduction from the Seraglio. Rossini created a series of works, including The Italian Girl in Algiers. And these are only the best known of a vast repertory.

The Emergence Of The Eastern Powers 1756 1775

Author: H. M. Scott
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521792691
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During the age of the Enlightenment new fault lines became established, as '
eastern' and 'western' Europe were ... 1 See Lawrence Wolff, Inventing Eastern
Europe: The Map of Civilization on the Mind of the Enlightenment (Stamford, CA,
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Freedom Of Speech

Author: Uladzislau Belavusau
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1135071985
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The “kidnapped West”: the socio-legal contextualisation of Central and Eastern
Europe Regarding the constitutional ... in his influential monograph (Inventing
Eastern Europe), the socio-spatial division “East–West” draws its inspiration from
the ...