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Eurasianism and political Islam in Russia : ethnoreligious identities in transformation, 1990-2020

Author: SOROKIN, Samuel Alexey
Citation: Florence : European University Institute, 2021
Year: 2021
Abstract: This dissertation approaches the formation of Russian post-Soviet identity discourse as well as the evolution of the nation’s federal structure of …

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Communists and workers in a “red town”. : a microhistory of party politics and shopfloor relations in a Polish industrial centre from a trans-war perspective, 1926-1951

Author: BUREK, Jan Antoni
Citation: Florence : European University Institute, 2021
Year: 2021
Abstract: It is well-established that the traditional working-class culture played a decisive role in shaping workers’ attitudes towards the communist parties …

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Italian merchants in Amsterdam : ca 1650-1700

Author: DRAPER, Maarten
Citation: Florence : European University Institute, 2021
Year: 2021
Abstract: This thesis studies the thirty Italian merchants that operated from Amsterdam in the second half of the seventeenth century from a transnational, …

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Remembering fascism and empire : the public representation and myth of Rodolfo Graziani in 20th-century Italy

Author: WITKOWSKI, Victoria Margaret
Citation: Florence : European University Institute, 2021
Year: 2021
Abstract: My PhD has utilised the cultural representation of Italy’s most popular military figure from the Fascist period to account for the myth-making and …

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Aux portes de la nation : une histoire par en bas de la frontière franco-allemande (1871-1914)

Author: VAILLOT, Benoit
Citation: Florence : European University Institute, 2021
Year: 2021
Abstract: From the introduction: Une superbe carte postale, éditée au début du XXe siècle, retrouvée au fil de cette recherche témoigne d’une frontière …

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Collective identities and state-building from below : political and associational life in Crete between 1878 and 1898

Author: KALOKAIRINOS, Andreas
Citation: Florence : European University Institute, 2021
Year: 2021

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A paradise for impostors? : clothing as social markers in early modern Rome

Author: ANNERFELDT, Eva Camilla
Citation: Florence : European University Institute, 2021
Year: 2021
Abstract: This thesis seeks to elucidate the ways in which clothing was used by the members of Rome’s different socio-economic classes as a token to accentuate …

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The Torre dell'Orologio in context : public clocktowers in renaissance Venice and the Venetian territorial state

Author: ROWE, Iseabail
Citation: Florence : European University Institute, 2021
Year: 2021
Abstract: In 1499 the city of Venice unveiled their Torre dell’Orologio to the world stage that was Piazza San Marco. Perhaps due to its intricacy the Torre …

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