Nationalism conference announcement


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Date: Wed, 8 Jul 1998 09:32:14 +0300 (EET DST)
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Subject: Nationalism conference announcement

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Original sender: Marin Greenwood <m.greenwood@socsci.gla.ac.uk>

Nationalism conference announcement


To members of minelres-l:
 
The South East European Research Unit's 1998 Summer School/Conference
entitled Europe and Nationalism: National Identity v. National Enmity
(The Case of the Successor States of Former Yugoslavia), is to be held
on the island of Korcula, Croatia, from 22-25 September 1998.
 
The conference information (advance notice and call for papers),
including a printable booking form, is to be found at
http://www.gla.ac.uk/Inter/SEERU/conference/
 
PRELIMINARY LIST OF PARTICIPANTS & PAPER TITLES
 
Chaired by J. Drummond Bone, Vice Principal at the University of
Glasgow, UK.
 
(Participant , Title , Institution , Country)
 
Almond, Mark* , Lecturer , Oriel College, University of Oxford , UK;
 
Anzulovic, Branimir , Author , - ,  USA;
 
Clogg, Richard , Professor , St. Anthony's College, University of
Oxford, UK;

Colovic, Ivan , Academician , - , FRY;
 
Conversi, Daniele ,  Professor , Central European University,
Budapest, Hungary;
 
Dimitrijevic, Nenad ,  Professor , Central European University,
Budapest , Hungary;
 
Foot, Michael* ,  Former leader of the Labour Party , - , UK;
 
Hassner, Pierre , Professor , Centre d'Etudes et de Recherches
Internationales,  Paris, France;
 
Jaksic, Bozidar ,  Professor , Institute for Philosophy and Social
Theory, University of Belgrade , FRY;

Kujundzic, Nebojsa , Assistant Professor and Chair , Department of
Philosophy,  University of Prince Edward Island , Canada;

Lovrenovic, Ivan , Author , - , Croatia;
 
Mahmutcehajic, Rusmir , Professor , University of Sarajevo ,
Bosnia-Herzegovina
 
Monnesland, Sveinn ,  Professor ,  University of Oslo , Norway;
 
O'Donnell, Paddy , Senior Lecturer , University of Glasgow , UK;
 
Pavkovic, Aleksandar , Associate Professor , Macquarie University ,
Australia;

Petrovic, Djurdjica , Professor , Formerly of University of Belgrade ,
FRY;
 
Podunavac, Milan , Professor , Faculty of Political  Science,
University of   Belgrade , FRY;
 
Schopflin, George , Lecturer ,  School of Slavonic and East European
Studies,    University of London ,  UK;

Staub, Ervin* , Professor , University of Massachusetts ,  USA;
 
Swoboda, Johannes* , MEP , - , Austria;
 
Ticktin, Hillel* , Reader , Institute of Russian and East European
Studies,    University of Glasgow , UK;
 
Weller, Marc , Lecturer , University of Cambridge , UK;
 
Wolff, Stefan , Lecturer , Department of German, Keele University ,
UK;
 
Zymberi, Isa* ,  - ,  Formerly of University of Pristina , Kosovo,
FRY.
 
(* denotes as yet unconfirmed particpants).
 

Proposed paper titles include:
 
"Multiple identities of Croats and Serbs";
"Standing on the ruins: how to reconstruct a tribal identity";
"Divided national identity in the time of great crisis: the case of
Serbia";
"The Myth of National Identity";
"Self-determination and nationalism - legal alternatives to conflict";
"Nationalism v. Liberalism: the Myths, Narratives and Politics of
Identity"; "Yugoslavism: A National Identity that Failed?";
"Kosovo - The Anathema of National Goals";
"The Roma and the Majority Population: coexistence, conflicts and
indifference";
"Who were the secessionists? A problem of mistaken identity in the
wars of former Yugoslavia";
"Symbolic group identification theory: the implication of the social
psychological theory of group identity for confidence building in the
former Yugoslavia";
"Ethno-territorial conflict in Kosovo: A Comparative Analysis of
Possible Solutions".
 
Updated lists of participants will be found at
http://www.gla.ac.uk/Inter/SEERU/participants/  in due course.
 
Kind regards
 
Mr Marin Greenwood, Research Assistant
 
South East European Research Unit (SEERU)
The Adam Smith Building
University of Glasgow
40 Bute Gardens
Glasgow G12 8RT
SCOTLAND
 
Tel. (+44) 141 330 3941/6445
Fax (+44) 141 330 4438
 
URL http://www.gla.ac.uk/Inter/SEERU/

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