European Identity: A Historical Reader by Alex Drace-francis

European Identity: A Historical Reader

EditorAlex Drace-francis

Paperback | October 14, 2013

not yet rated|write a review

Pricing and Purchase Info

$48.05 online 
$52.00 list price save 7%
Earn 240 plum® points

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores

about

What is Europe? A continent? A political institution? A cultural community? Bringing together 101 key texts on the theme of European identity, this reader provides essential insights into the idea of 'Europe', from 450 BC to the twenty first century. The only collection of its kind in English, it includes rare and newly translated material alongside classic texts from antiquity and the Enlightenment, from figures as diverse as Aristotle, Immanuel Kant, Fyodor Dostoevsky, Winston Churchill and Julia Kristeva. Space is also given to views of Europe from the outside, including Asian, African, Latin American, US and Caribbean authors. With an introductory overview, notes on each text, and a guide to further reading, Alex Drace-Francis brings issues of European identity into sharp relief for both teachers and students of European history, geography, culture and politics.

About The Author

ALEX DRACE-FRANCIS is an associate professor in Modern European Literary and Cultural History at the University of Amsterdam, having previously taught at the Universities of London and Liverpool. He has published widely on European literary, cultural and political history.

Details & Specs

Title:European Identity: A Historical ReaderFormat:PaperbackDimensions:328 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0.03 inPublished:October 14, 2013Publisher:Macmillan Education UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230243290

ISBN - 13:9780230243293

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of European Identity: A Historical Reader

Reviews

Extra Content

Table of Contents

Introduction: What is Europe?
Antiquity
Middle Ages
Renaissance
Enlightenment
Romanticism
Modernity
Post-War
Further Reading
Index