The Making of Modern Greece (1797-1896)

The Making of Modern Greece (1797-1896) Every Greek And Every Friend Of The Country Knows The Date , When The Banner Of Revolution Was Raised Against The Empire Of The Ottoman Turks, And The Story Of Modern Greece Is Usually Said To Begin Less Well Known, But Of Even Greater Importance, Was The International Recognition Given To Greece As An Independent State With Full Sovereign Rights, As Early As This Places Greece In The Vanguard Among The New Nation States Of Europe Whose Emergence Would Gather Momentum Through To The Early Twentieth Century, A Process Whose Repercussions Continue To This Day Starting Out From That Perspective, Which Has Been All But Ignored Until Now, This Book Brings Together The Work Of Scholars From A Variety Of Disciplines To Explore The Contribution Of Characteristically Nineteenth Century European Modes Of Thought To The Making Of Greece As A Modern Nation Closely Linked To Nationalism Is Romanticism, Which Exercised A Formative Role Through Imaginative Literature, As Is Demonstrated In Several Chapters On Poetry And Fiction Under The Broad Heading Uses Of The Past , Other Chapters Consider Ways In Which The Legacies, First Of Ancient Greece, Then Later Of Byzantium, Came To Be Mobilized In The Construction Of A Durable National Identity At Once Greek And Modern The Making Of Modern Greece Aims To Situate The Greek Experience, As Never Before, Within The Broad Context Of Current Theoretical And Historical Thinking About Nations And Nationalism In The Modern World The Book Spans The Period From , When Rigas Velestinlis Published A Constitution For An Imaginary Hellenic Republic , At The Cost Of His Life, To The Establishment Of The Modern Olympic Games, In Athens In , An Occasion Which Sealed With International Approval The Hard Won Self Image Of Modern Greece As It Had Become Established Over The Previous Century

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[Epub] ➟ The Making of Modern Greece (1797-1896)  By Roderick Beaton –
  • Hardcover
  • 284 pages
  • The Making of Modern Greece (1797-1896)
  • Roderick Beaton
  • English
  • 17 January 2019
  • 9780754664987

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