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Nationalism and the Reshaping of Urban Communities in Europe, 1848-1914

Editors: Whyte, W., Zimmer, O. (Eds.)

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This book brings together a distinguished group of historians to explore the previously neglected relationship between nationalism and urban history. It reveals the contrasting experiences of nationalism in different societies and milieus. It will help historians to reassess the role of nationalism both inside and outside the nation state.

About the authors

JOHN BREUILLY Professor of Nationalism and Ethnicity, London School of Economics and Political Science, UK JEAN-FRANÇOIS CHANET Professor of Modern History at Université Charles de Gaulle - Lille 3, France STEPHEN JACOBSON Independent Scholar and author JEREMY KING Associate Professor of History, Mount Holyoke College, Massachusetts, USA DAVID LAVEN Senior Lecturer in Italian Historical and Cultural Studies, University of Manchester, UK PIERRE PURSEIGLE Lecturer in History and Director of the Centre for First World War Studies, University of Birmingham, UK HENK TE VELDE Professor of Dutch History and Head of Department, Leiden University, The Netherlands MAARTEN VAN GINDERACHTER Lecturer at the Department of History, Centre of Political History, Antwerp University, Belgium

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Whyte, William (et al.)

    Pages 1-13

  • The Municipal and the National in the Bohemian Lands, 1848–1914

    King, Jeremy

    Pages 17-46

  • Venice 1848–1915: The Venetian Sense of the Past and the Creation of the Italian Nation

    Laven, David

    Pages 47-73

  • Interpreting Municipal Celebrations of Nation and Empire: The Barcelona Universal Exhibition of 1888

    Jacobson, Stephen

    Pages 74-109

  • An Urban Civilization: The Case of Municipal Autonomy in Belgian History 1830–1914

    Ginderachter, Maarten

    Pages 110-130

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Nationalism and the Reshaping of Urban Communities in Europe, 1848-1914
Editors
  • W. Whyte
  • O. Zimmer
Copyright
2011
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Copyright Holder
Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited
eBook ISBN
978-0-230-30651-6
DOI
10.1057/9780230306516
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-230-24628-7
Softcover ISBN
978-1-349-31943-5
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XI, 324
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