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McCrone, David

National Days

McCrone, David - National Days, ebook

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Table of contents

1. Introduction
David McCrone, Gayle McPherson

2. The Calendar Conundrum: National Days as Unstable Signifiers
Michael E. Geisler

3. Scotland Days: Evolving Nation and Icons
David McCrone

4. ‘We wanna show ’em who we are’: National Events in England
Michael Skey

5. ReMembering the Nation: Remembrance Days and the Nation in Ireland
John Poulter

6. Australia Day: A Day for All Australians?
Warren Pearson, Grant O’Neill

7. Afrikaner Nationalism’s Holy Day: From Commemoration through Hegemony to Delegitimation
P. Eric Louw

8. Successful Nation-Building and Ceremonial Triumph: Constitution Day in Norway
Gabriella Elgenius

9. Mediating the Nation: Celebrating 6th June in Sweden
Magnus Rodell

10. The Politics of Calendar: Independence Day in the Republic of Finland
Heino Nyyssönen

11. Reunification Day — Day of German Unity?
Vera C. Simon

12. Difficult Days and National Calendars: Italy, Cultural Trauma and Giorno del Ricordo

Andrea Cossu

13. One Country, Three National Days: Nations, Citizenship and Media Discourses in Valencia
Enric Castelló, Rafael Castelló

14. Parading Conspicuous Identity: St. Patrick’s Day, New York
Gayle McPherson, Malcolm Foley, Aaron McIntosh

15. Marking Time: The Significance of National Days
David McCrone, Gayle McPherson

Keywords: Social Sciences, Political Sociology, Comparative Politics, Political Science, Political Theory, Cultural Studies, Anthropology

Editor
 
Publisher
Springer
Publication year
2009
Language
en
Edition
1
Page amount
246 pages
Category
Society
Format
Ebook
eISBN (PDF)
9780230251175
Printed ISBN
978-1-349-31468-3

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