Examines the processes of social change that characterize the reformation of the nation. This study constructs a methodological framework for the analysis of the morphogenesis through the exploration of the basic assumptions of Social Realist Theory. These assumptions of the developed framework are tested on the case of Croatia.
Gordana Uzelac is Senior Lecturer in Sociology at London Metropolitan University.
List of Illustrations; Preface; Acknowledgements; Part One: Theoretical Framework; Introduction; 1. The Nation as Social Form; 2. Operationalization and Methodology; Part Two: The Case of Croatia; 3. Nineteenth-Century Croatian Nationalist Ideologies; 4. Twentieth- Century Croatian Nationalist Ideologies; 5. Franjo Tudman's Nationalist Ideology; 6. Nationalist Ideologies in the Croatian Educational System; 7. Primary Agents: Attitudes Toward the Nation; Theoretical Framework Reconsidered; Appendix; Bibliography; Index.