Marxism and Nationalism. A New Failed Meeting (reply to professor Anton L. Allahar)

Revista Română de Sociologie. 2010;21(1-2):39-44

 

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Journal Title: Revista Română de Sociologie

ISSN: 1224-9262 (Print)

Publisher: Romanian Academy

Society/Institution: Institute of Sociology

LCC Subject Category: Social Sciences: Sociology (General)

Country of publisher: Romania

Language of fulltext: English, Spanish; Castilian, Russian, Romanian; Moldavian; Moldovan

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CĂLIN COTOI

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Time From Submission to Publication: 6 weeks

 

Abstract | Full Text

The issue of the various interconnections between the discourses on national self and leftist ideologies has long been an important part of the theoretical preoccupations regarding Central and Eastern Europe. The argument of Anton Allahar's paper is developed in terms of class consciousness and false consciousness and explores their role in the creation of ethnic entrepreneurs and, implicitly, of ethno-nationalism. However, what is missing is the coupling of the analysis of the formation of subjectivities - ethnic and national - with the analysis of the context they are built in.