The History and Social Role of Sport in Socialist Yugoslavia

“The International Journal for the History of Sport” just published a special issue on “The History and Social Role of Sport in Socialist Yugoslavia” edited by Dario Brentin (University of Graz) and Dejan Zec (Grenoble Ecolé de Management).

Table of Content
1. Dario Brentin & Dejan Zec: From the Concept of the Communist ‘New Man’ to Nationalist Hooliganism: Research Perspectives on Sport in Socialist Yugoslavia
2. Richard Mills: Laying the Foundations of Physical Culture: The Stadium Revolution in Socialist Yugoslavia
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Diverse Perspectives on Jewish Life in Southeast Europe: the Holocaust and Beyond

Southeast European and Black Sea Studies, Volume 17, Issue 2, June 2017 is now available online on Taylor & Francis Online.

Diverse Perspectives on Jewish Life in Southeast Europe: the Holocaust and Beyond

This new issue contains the following articles:


Introduction – diverse perspectives on Jewish life in Southeast Europe: the Holocaust and beyond
Kateřina Králová
Pages: 155-163 | DOI: 10.1080/14683857.2017.1324264


Defining inter-communality between documents, tradition and collective memory: Jewish and non-Jewish capital and labor in early twentieth century Rhodes
Andreas Guidi
Pages: 165-180 | DOI: 10.1080/14683857.2017.1324266

Antisemitism as political theology in Greece and its impact on Greek Jewry, 1967-1979
Tobias Blümel
Pages: 181-202 | DOI: 10.1080/14683857.2017.1324263

Voices from the ghetto of Thessaloniki: mother-son correspondence as a source of Jewish everyday life under persecution
Leon Saltiel
Pages: 203-222 | DOI: 10.1080/14683857.2017.1324278

From salvation to Alya: the Bulgarian Jews and Bulgarian-Israeli relations (1948-1990)
Rumyana Marinova-Christidi
Pages: 223-244 | DOI: 10.1080/14683857.2017.1324261

Rebuilding the community: the Federation of Jewish Communities and American Jewish humanitarian aid in Yugoslavia, 1944-1952
Emil Kerenji
Pages: 245-262 | DOI: 10.1080/14683857.2017.1324276

‘Being traitors’: post-war Greece in the experience of Jewish partisans
Kateřina Králová
Pages: 263-280 | DOI: 10.1080/14683857.2017.1324277

Memorialization of the Holocaust in Transylvania during the early post-war period
Zoltán Tibori-Szabó
Pages: 281-299 | DOI: 10.1080/14683857.2017.1324262… Read the rest

Football, History and the Nation in Southeastern Europe

Special Section of Nationalities Papers (2016, Volume 44, Issue 6); : “Football, History and the Nation in Southeastern Europe” (ToC)

Catherine Baker: Introduction: Football, history, and the nation in Southeastern Europe; Pages: 857-859

Dario Brentin: Ready for the homeland? Ritual, remembrance, and political extremism in Croatian football; Pages: 860-876

Richard Mills: “The pitch itself was no man’s land:” Siege, Željezničar Sarajevo Football Club and the Grbavica Stadium; Pages: 877-903

Florin Faje: Managing furia latina: the making of a Romanian football system and style of play; Pages: 904-918

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