From the Czech Republic to ‘Czechia’: shaping modern identity

Culik, J. (2016) From the Czech Republic to ‘Czechia’: shaping modern identity. European Futures [online], 26 Apr.

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Abstract

The recent announcement that the Czech Republic will adopt a shorted name, ‘Czechia’, is the product of decisions made by political elites without public input, writes Jan Čulík. He suggests that the debate which has followed, both within the country and internationally, is a testament to the uncertainty many people feel about their political identities today.

Item Type:Articles (Newspaper Article)
Status:Published
Refereed:No
Glasgow Author(s) Enlighten ID:Culik, Dr Jan
Authors: Culik, J.
College/School:College of Arts > School of Modern Languages and Cultures > Slavonic Studies
Journal Name:European Futures [online]
Publisher:University of Edinburgh
Copyright Holders:Copyright © 2016 The University of Edinburgh
First Published:First published in European Futures [online] 26 Apr
Publisher Policy:Reproduced under a Creative Commons License

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