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The Resource The traditions of invention : Romanian ethnic and social stereotypes in historical context, by Alex Drace-Francis, (electronic resource)

The traditions of invention : Romanian ethnic and social stereotypes in historical context, by Alex Drace-Francis, (electronic resource)

Label
The traditions of invention : Romanian ethnic and social stereotypes in historical context
Title
The traditions of invention
Title remainder
Romanian ethnic and social stereotypes in historical context
Statement of responsibility
by Alex Drace-Francis
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Drace-Francis, Alex
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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ebrary, Inc
Series statement
Balkan studies library,
Series volume
v. 10
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  • National characteristics, Romanian
  • Romania
  • Romania
  • Romania
Label
The traditions of invention : Romanian ethnic and social stereotypes in historical context, by Alex Drace-Francis, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The traditions of invention. Representations of the Romanian peasant from ancient stereotype to modern symbol -- A provincial imperialist and a curious account of Wallachia: Ignaz von Born -- "At ten minutes past two, I gazed ecstatically on both lighthouses": -- Time, self and object in early Romanian travel texts -- "Like a member of a free nation, he spoke without shame": foreign travellers as a trope in Romanian cultural tradition -- Dinicu Golescu's Account of my travels (1826): Eurotopia as manifesto -- National ideology between lyrics and metaphysics: the political writings of Mihai Eminescu -- Ion Luca Caragiale: the tall tale of the Romanian nation -- Eugen Ionescu's Selves, 1934-60 -- Beyond the land of green plums: Romanian language and culture in Herta -- Muller's work -- Sex, lies and stereotypes: images of Romania in British literature 1945-2000 -- Paradoxes of occidentalism: on travel and travel writing in Ceausescu's Romania
Control code
ebr10720126
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 310 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)848902313
Label
The traditions of invention : Romanian ethnic and social stereotypes in historical context, by Alex Drace-Francis, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The traditions of invention. Representations of the Romanian peasant from ancient stereotype to modern symbol -- A provincial imperialist and a curious account of Wallachia: Ignaz von Born -- "At ten minutes past two, I gazed ecstatically on both lighthouses": -- Time, self and object in early Romanian travel texts -- "Like a member of a free nation, he spoke without shame": foreign travellers as a trope in Romanian cultural tradition -- Dinicu Golescu's Account of my travels (1826): Eurotopia as manifesto -- National ideology between lyrics and metaphysics: the political writings of Mihai Eminescu -- Ion Luca Caragiale: the tall tale of the Romanian nation -- Eugen Ionescu's Selves, 1934-60 -- Beyond the land of green plums: Romanian language and culture in Herta -- Muller's work -- Sex, lies and stereotypes: images of Romania in British literature 1945-2000 -- Paradoxes of occidentalism: on travel and travel writing in Ceausescu's Romania
Control code
ebr10720126
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
x, 310 p.
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)848902313

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