The Risorgimento Revisited

Nationalism and Culture in Nineteenth-Century Italy

  • Silvana Patriarca
  • Lucy Riall

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About this book


Bringing together the work of a ground-breaking group of scholars working on the Italian Risorgimento to consider how modern Italian national identity was first conceived and constructed politically, the book makes a timely contribution to current discussions about the role of patriotism and the nature of nationalism in present-day Italy.


empire Europe revolution Risorgimento Romanticism

Editors and affiliations

  • Silvana Patriarca
    • 1
  • Lucy Riall
    • 2
  1. 1.Fordham UniversityNew YorkUSA
  2. 2.Birkbeck, University of LondonUK

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2012
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-32033-2
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-36275-8
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