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  • 'Demonising discourse' : the Traveller Community's struggle against the elite voice of RTE 

    Leahy, Sharon (2014-11-01) - Journal article
    As the Irish Government introduces a selection of changes to home defence law, through the Criminal Law (Defence and Dwelling) Act 2011, the Traveller Community, and the Ward-Nally case in particular, are regrettable ...
  • European policies for social inclusion of Roma : Catch 22? 

    Marushiakova-Popova, Elena; Popov, Vesselin (2015-09-29) - Journal article
    The article analyzes contemporary political discourses with regard to social inclusion of Roma on the basis of comparison with achievements and failures in the previous historical period of the communist rule in Eastern ...
  • Gypsy guilds (esnafs) on the Balkans 

    Marushiakova-Popova, Elena Andreevna; Popov, Veselin (Lincom Europa, 2016-11-20) - Book item
    Unlike Central and Western Europe, where the access of Gypsies to the professional guilds of the local population was denied for centuries, in the conditions of Ottoman Empire the participation in guilds of Gypsies, who ...
  • In search of social contract : Roma in 20th-21st centuries 

    Marushiakova-Popova, Elena Andreevna; Popov, Veselin (2017-05-13) - Journal article
    The whole history of Roma reflects the constant quest to find a "good place for life." For achieving this goal two possible ways are used consequently or simultaneously. In attempt to secure their well-beings some Roma ...
  • Kaale belongings and Evangelical becomings : faith, commitment and social outreach among the Finnish Kaale (Finnish Roma) 

    Roman, Raluca Bianca (University of St Andrews, 2017-06-22) - Thesis
    Grounded in a theoretical debate between anthropological studies on Roma/Gypsies and anthropological studies of Christianity, the focus of this thesis is on the experience of social and religious life among members of a ...
  • Power, civil society and contentious politics in post communist Europe 

    Cruickshank, Neil A. (University of St Andrews, 2008-11-27) - Thesis
    This dissertation examines how contentious collective action in two post communist states, Poland and the Czech Republic, has broadened to include European and international actors. It identifies the emergence of new ...