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Author Dutceac Segesten, Anamaria, 1975-
Title Myth, Identity, and Conflict : a Comparative Analysis of Romanian and Serbian Textbooks.
Imprint Lanham : Lexington Books, 2011.

Subject Mythology, Romanian.
Ethnic attitudes -- Romania.
Group identity -- Romania.
Mythology, Slavic -- Serbia.
Ethnic attitudes -- Serbia.
Group identity -- Serbia.
Romania -- Historiography -- Political aspects.
Romania -- History -- Textbooks -- Political aspects.
Serbia -- Historiography -- Political aspects.
Serbia -- History -- Textbooks -- Political aspects.
Description 1 online resource (314 pages)
Contents MYTH, IDENTITY, AND CONFLICT; Contents; Acknowledgments; 1 Introduction; 2 The History Textbook in Context; 3 Education, Conict, and Ethnic Identity; 4 Myth; 5 Romanian National Myths; 6 Serbian National Myths; 7 Common Myths to Serbia and Romania; 8 Myths in Textbooks; 9 Representation of the Self; 10 Representation of the Other; 11 Conclusion; Appendix; Bibliography; Index.
Summary Myth, Identity, and Conflict: A Comparative Analysis of Romanian and Serbian Textbooks, by Anamaria Dutceac Segesten, is an examination of how history and politics became entangled in Romania and Serbia. Segesten's findings confirm the presence of mythologized versions of the past in the history textbooks of both countries over the entire fifteen-year period studied (1992-2007), despite claims for professionalization of textbook-making. Ultimately, Myth, Identity, and Conflict, by.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Note English.
Print version record.
ISBN 9780739148679
ISBN/ISSN 9786613680877
OCLC # 850192840
Additional Format Print version: Segesten, Anamaria Dutceac. Myth, Identity, and Conflict : A Comparative Analysis of Romanian and Serbian Textbooks. Lanham : Lexington Books, ©2011 9780739148655