w/Nationalism in Central Europe:
Conflicts, Ethnic Cleansings and Ethnic Democracy
Sept. 24. The construction of ethnic
Bell-Fialkoff, Ethnic Cleansing, New York, St. Martin's
Press 1996, ch.3, pp.57-115.
Allan Hanson, The Making of the Maori:
Culture Invention and Its Logic, American Anthropologist,
New Series, Vol. 91, No. 4. (Dec., 1989), pp. 890-902.
The Avoidable War.
2002 documentary film.
Oct. 1. Logic of ethnic democracy in the
Baltic Republics I: Latvia
Buchowski Lecture (1:57:29) -- Requires amplification. Appologies
for poor quality. First half covers Bell-Fialkoff reading
from previous week. Second part discussion of Yugoslavia,
The Avoidable War and finally a discussion on nationalism.
Herloff-Mortensen, "We are not us: intra-ethnic differentiation
among Latvians, Anthropology of Eastern Europe Review 14(1),
Spring 1996. (http://condor.depaul.edu/~rrotenbe/aeer/aeer14_1/herloff.html)
Irena Saleniece and Sergei Kuznetsovs, "Nationality
policy, education and the Russian question in Latvia since
1918, in: C. Williams and T.D. Sfikas (eds.), Ethnicity and
Nationalism in Russia, the CIS and the Baltic States, pp.
236-264, Aldershot:ashgate 1998.
Graham Smith, "Latvia and the Latvians,"
in: G. Smith (ed.), The nationalities question in post-Soviet
states, pp.147-169, London: Longman 1996.
Oct. 8. Logic of ethnic democracy in
the Baltic Republics II: Estonia
Kionka and Raivo Vetik, "Estonia and Estonians,"
in G. Smith (ed.), The nationalities question in post-Soviet
states, pp.147-169, London: Longman 1996.
Smith, 'The Restoration principle in post communist Estonia,
ibid. pp. 287-323.
A. Woods, "Ethnicity and nationalism in contemporary
Estonia," in: C. Williams and T.D. Sfikas (eds.), Ethnicity...,
Oct. 16. Logic of constitutional nationalism
in the Balkans
Ambrosio, "The Federation of Bosnia and Gerzegovina:
A failure of implementation," in J.S. Miegiel (ed.),
State and nation building in East and Central Europe:
contemporary perspectives, pp. 225.-24, New York: Intitute
on East Central Europe, Columbia University 1996.
Robert M. Hayden, Blueprints for a house
divided, Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press 1999.
Salecl, "The Ideology of the mother nation in the Yugoslav
conflict," in: M.D. Kennedy, Envisioning Eastern
Europe: postcommunist cultural studies, pp. 87-101, Ann
Arbor: The University of Michigan Press 1997.
Oct. 23. Logic of ethnic wars in former
Stuart J. Kaufman,
Modern Hatred: the symbolic politics of ethnic war,
Ithaca: Cornell University Press 2001, pp. 165-203.
Ivelin Sardamov, "Mandate
of history: Serbian national identity and ethnic conflict
in the former Yugoslavia, in: J. Micgiel (ed.) op. cit. pp.17-37.
Buck, "Fear and Loathing in Macedonia: Ethnic Nationalism
and the Albanian Problem," ibid., pp. 243-261.
Oct. 30. Roma: The largest ethnic minority
Liegeois and Nicolae Gheorgphe, Roma/Gypsies: a European
minority, London: Minority Group Rights 1995, pp. 7-20.
"Persecution and Politicization: Roma (Gypsies) of Eastern
Europe," Cultural Survival, Summer 1995, pp.
*Extra (see bottom)
Nov. 6. Virtual community? The Vlachs
Tom J. Winnirith,
The Vlachs: the history of a Balkan people, New York:
St. Martin's Press, ch.1-3, pp. 1-38, and ch.10, pp. 139-149.
Phillip V. Guddemi, "The Aromanians (Vlachs)
of the southern Balkans: aslant the Balkan minority narrative,"
For those more interested in: www.farsarotul.org
Nov. 13. Love and hate: neighbors' coexistence.
The case of Polish--Jewish relations
Anna Bikont, "They
had the vodka, the guns and the hatred," Gazeta Wyborcza
Borodziej, "Poles and Jews in the 20th century. The persistence
of stereotypes after the Holocaust," in: M. Buchowski,
E. Conte and c. Nagengast, Poland beyond communism, pp.61-69,
Fribourg: Fribourg University Press 2001.
Rosa Lehmann, Symbiosis and ambivalence:
Poles and Jews in a small Galician town, New York: Berghahn
Books 2001, pp.1-41 and 138-168 (chapters 1,2 and 7)
Nov 20. Mutual Ethnic cleansing: Poles--Lemkos--Ukranians,
and the Nazi and the Soviet invaders
"Was the Peasantry of the Zamojszczyzna a creation of
Socialism? Ethnic Cleansing and land reform in Southeastern
Poland," in: M. Buchowski, E. Conte and c. Nagengast,
Poland beyond communism, pp.61-69, Fribourg: Fribourg
University Press 2001.
Hann, "Ethnic cleansing and eastern Europe: Poles and
Ukrainians beside the Curzon Line," Nations and Nationalism
2(3), 1996, pp. 389-406.
Hann, "The skeleton at the feast: contributions to
Eastern European anthropology, Canterbury: University
of Kent 1995, pp. 151-162 (ch.8).
Rosa Lehmann, "Ethno-nationalism and the
socialist heritage: the case of the Lemkos in Poland,"
Focaal 33, 1999, pp. 59-73.
Dec. 4 In-Tense relations between Russians,
Ukrainians and Belorussians
Taras Kuzio, Is nationalism always a bad thing
Taras Kuzio, Nationalism in Ukraine (m.s.)
Silverman, "State Market and Gender Relationships among
Bulgarian Roma, 1970-90" (Not included in syllabus,