© 1996

Catalan Nationalism

Past and Present


Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
  2. Albert Balcells
    Pages 35-46
  3. Albert Balcells
    Pages 107-113
  4. Albert Balcells
    Pages 125-134
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 202-226

About this book


This book, the first study of Catalan nationalism to appear in English, outlines the history of Catalonia, showing how the national and cultural identity of the region persisted despite persecution. This provides the necessary background for the analysis of the contemporary political and cultural situation in Catalonia in the wider context of the European Union.


English Europe history history of literature identity present

Authors and affiliations

  1. 1.Autonomous University of BarcelonaSpain

Bibliographic information

  • Book Title Catalan Nationalism
  • Book Subtitle Past and Present
  • Authors Albert Balcells
    trans Jacqueline Hall
  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1996
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection History (R0)
  • Hardcover ISBN 978-0-333-62260-5
  • Softcover ISBN 978-0-333-62261-2
  • eBook ISBN 978-1-349-24278-8
  • Edition Number 1
  • Number of Pages XVIII, 226
  • Number of Illustrations 0 b/w illustrations, 0 illustrations in colour
  • Topics European History
    Modern History
    Political Theory
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