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Author Kornetis, Kostis.

Title Children of the dictatorship : student resistance, cultural politics, and the "long 1960s" in Greece / Kostis Kornetis
Published New York : Berghahn Books, 2013


Description 1 online resource (xvii, 373 pages)
Series Protest, culture and society
Protest, culture and society.
Contents Intro -- Introduction -- Chapter 3 -- A Mosquito on a Bull -- Epilogue -- "Everything Links -- Bibliography -- Index
Summary Putting Greece back on the cultural and political map of the "Long 1960s," this book traces the dissent and activism of anti-regime students during the dictatorship of the Colonels (1967-74). It explores the cultural as well as ideological protest of Greek student activists, illustrating how these "children of the dictatorship" managed to re-appropriate Indigenous folk tradition for their "progressive" purposes and how their transnational exchange molded a particular local protest culture. It examines how the students' social and political practices became a major source of pressure on the Co
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Ethnikon Metsovion Polytechneion (Greece) -- Student strike, 1973
SUBJECT Ethnikon Metsovion Polytechneion (Greece) fast
Subject Student movements -- Greece -- History -- 20th century
College students -- Political activity -- Greece -- History -- 20th century
EDUCATION -- Higher.
HISTORY -- Modern -- 20th Century.
College students -- Political activity
Politics and government
Social conditions
Student movements
SUBJECT Greece -- Politics and government -- 1967-1974.
Greece -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Subject Greece
Genre/Form History
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781461952565