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Author Friedman, Francine, 1948-

Title The Bosnian Muslims : denial of a nation / Francine Friedman.

Imprint Boulder, Colo. : Westview Press, 1996.


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 Axe Special Collections Whitehead  305.6971049 F914b 1996    ---  Lib Use Only
Description xv, 288 pages : illustrations, maps ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-275) and index.
Contents Introduction : Ethnicity, the Concept of a Nation and the Bosnian Muslims : The Study of ethnicity and nationalism -- Ethnicity and the modern state -- Origin of the Bosnian Muslims : Early Balkan Settlement -- The Balkans in the Middle Ages -- Medieval religious practice in the Balkans -- Church attacks on heresy in Bosnia -- The Ottoman invasion and conquest of Bosnia -- Bosnian Muslims in the Ottoman Empire : Social Structure -- Decay of the Ottoman Empire -- Bosnian Versus Ottoman Identification -- Bosnian Muslims Under Austro-Hungarian Rule : Austro-Hungarian occupation of Bosnia and Herzegovina -- Resistance to Austro-Hungarian occupation -- Austro- Hungarian administration of Bosnia and Herzegovina -- Habsburg annexation of Bosnia and Herzegovina -- Bosnian Muslim gains from annexation -- World War I -- Bosnian Muslims in the kingdom of the Serbs, Croats, and Slovenes : Post-World War I Europe -- Creation of Yugoslavia -- Parliamentary democracy in the Yugoslav kingdom -- The Yugoslav Muslim organization in interwar Yugoslavia -- The Royal dictatorship -- The Sporazum -- Bosnian Muslim self-identification in the Yugoslav kingdom -- Bosnian Muslim influence in interwar Yugoslavia -- Bosnian Muslims in World War II : Yugoslavia's entry into World War II -- Defeat of Yugoslavia -- Bosnian Muslims under fascist rule -- Resistance during World War II -- Growth of Bosnian Muslim Nationalism Under Tito : Post-World War II Yugoslavia -- Yugoslav National Policy -- Politicization of Bosnian Muslim consciousness -- Rationale for Bosnian Muslim national recognition -- Bosnian Muslims and the Dynamics of Post-Tito Politics : Yugoslavia after Tito -- Bosnian Muslim status in Yugoslavia during the 1980s -- Rise of Nationalism in Bosnia and Herzegovina -- Collapse of Yugoslavia and the Fate of the Bosnian Muslims : Yugoslavia's democratic elections and their aftermath -- Bosnian Muslims as a bulwark between Serbs and Croats -- Economic and foreign policy implications of the recognition of the Bosnian Muslims -- The Case of the Bosnian Muslims: Relevance for the Social Sciences : Factors influencing interethnic Tensions -- The Case of the Bosnian Muslims in the former Yugoslavia -- Implications of the conflict -- Importance of the Ethnonationalistic view of international affairs.
Summary Although their plight now dominates television news worldwide, the Bosnian Muslims were until recently virtually unknown outside of Yugoslavia. This meticulously researched, comprehensive book traces the turbulent history of the Bosnian Muslims and shows how their mixed secular and religious identity has shaped the conflict in which they are now so tragically embroiled. - Back cover.
Subject Muslims -- Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Bosnia and Herzegovina -- Ethnic relations.
Ethnicity -- Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Nationalism -- Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Nationalism -- Bosnia and Herzegovina.
Ethnic relations. (OCoLC)fst00916005
Ethnicity. (OCoLC)fst00916034
Muslims. (OCoLC)fst01031029
Nationalism. (OCoLC)fst01033832
Bosnia and Herzegovina. (OCoLC)fst01212749
ISBN 0813320976 (hc ; alk. paper)
9780813320977 (hc ; alk. paper)
0813320968 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
9780813320960 (pbk. ; alk. paper)

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