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Catalonia in Spain
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Gabriel Tortella
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-08-22 - Publisher: Springer

This book explores the complex history of Catalonia in relation to Spain from an economic and political perspective. It begins in the Middle Ages and ends in th
Goodbye, Spain?
Language: en
Pages: 190
Authors: Kathryn Crameri
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014 - Publisher:

Support for independence in the Autonomous Community of Catalonia has risen significantly since 2005. Opinion polls confirm that the idea of holding a legally-b
Identity Discourses about Spain and Catalonia in News Media
Language: en
Pages: 196
Authors: Clara Juarez Miro
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-22 - Publisher: Lexington Books

News media are principal actors in the development of national identities: they have the ability to construct them, maintain them, or divide them. Identity Disc
Catalonia – no longer Spain’s internal affair
Language: en
Pages: 244
Authors: Janne Riitakorpi
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-29 - Publisher: Janne Riitakorpi

A view from abroad to the internationalization of the Catalan crisis. Exiled President of Catalonia Carles Puigdemont was arrested in Germany in March 2018 on h
Negotiating Spain and Catalonia
Language: en
Pages: 155
Authors: Fernando León Solís
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Intellect Books

"The two case studies included in this book (dealing with the Football World Cups of 1994 and 2002, and the general elections of 1996 and 2000) examine competin
The Struggle for Catalonia
Language: en
Authors: Raphael Minder
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-01 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Every year on 11 September, Catalonia celebrates its Diada, its National Day. But the Diada of 2012 was like none other, as an enormous crowd calling for Catala
Language: en
Pages: 94
Authors: Charles River Editors
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-12-25 - Publisher:

*Includes pictures *Includes a bibliography for further reading Set in the northeastern corner of Spain and nestled next to France is the autonomous region of C
Contesting Spain? The Dynamics of Nationalist Movements in Catalonia and the Basque Country
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Richard Gillespie
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-06-26 - Publisher: Routledge

Contesting Spain? The Dynamics of Nationalist Movements in Catalonia and the Basque Country offers an exploration of the dynamics behind contemporary shifts in
Catalonia, a Self-portrait
Language: en
Pages: 239
Authors: Josep Miquel Sobrer
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

"... a diverse collection of translations of 20th-century Catalan prose writings... This exploration reveals the achievements of a distinct culture flourishing
The Phoenix and the Flame
Language: en
Pages: 527
Authors: Henry Kamen
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993-01-01 - Publisher: Yale University Press

It is commonly assumed that the Counter-Reformation touched Spain only lightly, affecting the religious institutions but not the ordinary Spaniards. Henry Kamen