Everyday Life in Fascist Venice, 1929-40 by K. FerrisEveryday Life in Fascist Venice, 1929-40 by K. Ferris

Everyday Life in Fascist Venice, 1929-40

byK. Ferris

Hardcover | May 4, 2012

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This book explores the day-to-day 'lived experience' of fascism in Venice during the 1930s, charting the attempts of the fascist regime to infiltrate and reshape Venetians' everyday lives and their responses to the intrusions of the fascist state.

KATE FERRIS Lecturer in Modern European History at the University of St Andrews, UK, with research and teaching interests in modern Italian and Spanish history.
Title:Everyday Life in Fascist Venice, 1929-40Format:HardcoverDimensions:272 pages, 8.5 × 5.51 × 0 inPublished:May 4, 2012Publisher:Palgrave Macmillan UKLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230232868

ISBN - 13:9780230232860


Table of Contents

Prologue: Historiography and MethodIntroduction: 'Elbow to elbow': Venetian life between the Wars'Make way for the young': Growing up in 1930s VeniceRemembering the Serenissima: Festivals and Celebrations in 1930s Venice'Make every Italian family a fortress': Consumption, Family and the 'home front' in Venice during the Ethiopian WarDeath in Venice: The 'fascistisation' of Dand Funeral Rituals in 1930s VeniceEpilogue Conclusion Bibliography