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Author Pipyrou, Stavroula, author

Title The Grecanici of Southern Italy : governance, violence, and minority politics / Stavroula Pipyrou
Published Philadelphia : University of Pennsylvania Press, Inc., 2016


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Contents Cover; The Grecanici of Southern Italy; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; A Note on Superscripts for Foreign Words and Phrases ; Chapter 1. The Governance of Endangered People ; Chapter 2. Meet the Grecanici ; Chapter 3. The Vicissitudes of Civil Society ; Chapter 4. Hegemonic Networks, Kinship Governance
Chapter 5. Messy Realities of Relatedness Chapter 6. Ancestors, Saints, and Governance ; Chapter 7. An Invitation to Dance ; Chapter 8. Minority on the Fringes of Europe ; Notes ; Bibliography ; Index ; Acknowledgments
Summary In this groundbreaking ethnography of ""fearless governance"", Stavroula Pipyrou shows how Grecanici-the Greek linguistic minority of Calabria, Southern Italy-have crafted the means to invert hegemonic culture and participate in the power games of minority politics on local and national scales
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Greeks -- Italy -- Calabria
Linguistic minorities -- Italy -- Calabria
HISTORY -- Europe -- Italy.
Civilization -- Byzantine influences
Linguistic minorities
Politics and government
Calabria (Italy) -- Politics and government.
Calabria (Italy) -- Civilization -- Byzantine influences.
Italy -- Calabria
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0812292987