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'The real Italians' : the politics of national character in the 1940s

Silvana Patriarca

Title:
'The real Italians' : the politics of national character in the 1940s
Author(s):
Patriarca, Silvana
Date:
Type:
Working papers
Department:
Italian Academy
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Series:
Italian Academy Fellows' Seminar Working Papers
Publisher:
Italian Academy for Advanced Studies in America, Columbia University
Publisher Location:
New York
Abstract:
The paper examines the reconfiguration of the discourse of national character in the momentous 1940s by looking at a number of texts of different political orientation that purported to provide a comprehensive representation of the Italian character, in particular of its (political) vices and virtues.
Subject(s):
European history
Modern history
European studies
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Suggested Citation:
Silvana Patriarca, 2002, 'The real Italians' : the politics of national character in the 1940s, Columbia University Academic Commons, http://hdl.handle.net/10022/AC:P:10121.

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