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A turning point in the Yugoslav national question : no more room for Yugoslavs

Author: IVESIC, Tomaz
Citation: Florence : European University Institute, 2020
Year: 2020
Abstract: In the first postwar years, the CPY followed Lenin’s thesis on the merging of the nations, which they emphasized in their speeches. However, the…

Beyond order and disorder : crowd behaviour in Kristiania in the 1890s

Author: MATOS, Manuel
Citation: Florence : European University Institute, 2020
Year: 2020
Abstract: This dissertation is a local history of crowd formation and crowd action in the city of Kristiania (today Oslo) in the 1890s. This was a decade of…

Les merciers : une histoire sociale et économique de marchands moyens dans une capitale européenne du luxe (Venise, XVIe siècle)

Author: FIORUCCI, Emilie
Citation: Florence : European University Institute, 2020
Year: 2020
Abstract: In 16th century Venice, new consumption patterns and the emergence of a luxury economy were part of the economic changes observed at that time.…

Mutual efforts, collective benefits? : mutual sickness insurance and welfare states in Denmark, the Netherlands, and the United Kingdom, 1870-1973

Author: FINK-JENSEN, Jonathan
Citation: Florence : European University Institute, 2020
Year: 2020
Abstract: Nineteenth-century mutualism is not seldomly depicted as a sympathetic but inherently flawed (upper) working-class movement that by necessity was…

L'Arte della seta a Firenze : une histoire technique, matérielle et sociale de la production des fils pour les "Drappi serici" (ca. 1450-1550)

Author: LASSALLE, Suzanne
Citation: Florence : European University Institute, 2020
Year: 2020
Abstract: L’industrie de la soierie à Florence entre 1450 et 1550 constitue un fleuron de l’économie citadine, dans une période troublée sur le plan politique,…

The distant land of the Byzantine Holy Golden Cross in early modern Ottoman Istanbul : from the Istavros Waqf-Village and Royal Garden to the Beylerbeyi neighbourhood on the shores of the Bosphorus

Author: SONGÜLEN, Nazlı
Citation: Florence : European University Institute, 2020
Year: 2020
Abstract: Over the course of the eighteenth century, Ottoman Istanbul gradually expanded into its hinterland along the shores of the Bosphorus with new…

Playing with radio waves : radio amateurs in Russia, 1920-1930s

Author: RYBKINA, Ekaterina
Citation: Florence : European University Institute, 2020
Year: 2020
Abstract: The thesis is devoted to the history of radio communication in Russia, investigating how, where, and for what purposes radio enthusiasts constructed…

A ‘Global’ casa : the Bouligny Family (1700-1800)

Author: HERNÁNDEZ SAU, Pablo
Citation: Florence : European University Institute, 2020
Year: 2020
Abstract: A Global casa? The Boulignys (1700-1790) is a global microhistory about an eighteenth-century family characterized by their mobility, the Boulignys.…
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