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The Scottish Enlightenment and the matter of Troy
(2018-03-18) - Journal article,
The modern world knows the Scottish Enlightenment as the nursery of today’s social sciences, when the outlines of economics, sociology and anthropology first became apparent in the works of Adam Smith and his contemporaries. ...
The global eminent life : sixth-century collected biographies from Gregory of Tours to Huijiao of Jiaxiang Temple
(2018-11) - Journal article,
Sanctity and the holy have been useful concepts for scholars seeking to compare religious cultures. This paper seeks to extend the project of comparisons by investigating the organisational contexts that produced collected ...
Migration vs. inclusion : Roma mobilities from East to West
(2018-09-06) - Journal article,
Historically the Balkan region is known as producing the East-West European Roma migrations and the current Roma mobility is not an exception. The Roma migrations, which already became topical nowadays, prompted policy ...
Russian : a monocentric or pluricentric language?
(2018-12-18) - Journal article,
All the world’s ‘big’ languages of international communication (for instance, English, French or Spanish) are pluricentric in their character, meaning that official varieties of these languages are standardized differently ...
Roma labelling : policy and academia
(2018-12-13) - Journal article,
For centuries in different countries of Central, South-eastern and Eastern Europe groups of people have lived who are all called by their surrounding population with different appellations, which is usually translated into ...
Rethinking Roma holocaust : victims or/and victors
(UNIVERSITAS: Krakow, 2017-10-26) - Conference item,
Roma communities on the Balkans : history and identities
(2018-07) - Journal article,
The processes of identity development and identity changes in the Roma communities living in the Balkans observed nowadays have their old historical roots. These processes are documented as early as in the time of the ...
Commencement of Roma civic emancipation
(2017-12-07) - Journal article,
The article offers a revision of the widespread belief that Romani movement was born only during the second half of 20th century. Based on the research of historical sources we will show that it has much older roots. The ...
In search of social contract : Roma in 20th-21st centuries
(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 ...
What was published in the seventeenth-century Dutch Republic?
(2018-03-20) - Journal article,
The seventeenth-century Dutch Republic was a highly literate society. The Dutch produced, and consumed, more printed items per head than any other people in Europe. Books were imported from all the major European centres ...