Thinking about Yugoslavia: Scholarly Debates about the Yugoslav Breakup and the Wars in Bosnia and Kosovo
Cambridge University Press, 8 dic. 2005 - 328 páginas
The Yugoslav breakup and conflict gave rise to a considerable body of literature with dramatically different interpretations of the causes of the dissolution. But, how do these various interpretations relate to each other? Sabrina Ramet, a veteran Yugoslav authority, reviews and analyzes more than 130 books dealing with the region that comprises the former Yugoslavia: Slovenia, Croatia, Serbia, Bosnia-Herzegovina, Macedonia, Montenegro, and Kosovo. Included among the reviews are books in English, German, Serbian/Croatian, and Italian, offering the English-speaking reader access to the principal ideas and theories first published in these languages. This ambitious work promises to be uniquely helpful to the specialist as well as the general reader seeking to understand the causes of the Yugoslav breakup.
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1 Debates about the war
2 The collapse of East European communism
3 The roots of the Yugoslav collapse
4 Whos to blame and for what? Rival accounts of the war
5 Memoirs and autobiographies
6 The scourge of nationalism and the quest for harmony
7 Miloševićs place in history
8 Dilemmas in postDayton Bosnia
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