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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
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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 373 pages)
Series Protest, culture and society
Protest, culture and society.
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
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Subject Ethnikon Metsovion Polytechneion (Greece) -- Student strike, 1973
College students -- Political activity -- Greece -- History -- 20th century.
Student movements -- Greece -- History -- 20th century.
Greece -- Politics and government -- 1967-1974.
Greece -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
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