Catalan Nationalism

Past and Present

  • Albert Balcells

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xviii
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    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

  • Albert Balcells
    • 1
  1. 1.Autonomous University of BarcelonaSpain

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1996
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave History Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-0-333-62261-2
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-24278-8
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