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Guardians of the Nation

Activists on the Language Frontiers of Imperial Austria

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$80.50 • £64.95 • €72.50

ISBN 9780674023253

Publication Date: 01/01/2007

Short

332 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

3 maps, 1 table

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  • Preface
  • Note on Language Use
  • Maps
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Constructing an Imagined Frontier: Schoolhouse Fortresses
  • 3. Encounters on the Rural Language Frontier
  • 4. Reluctant Colonists on the Frontier: The Südmark Settlers
  • 5. Tourists to the Frontier: Consumption and National Identity
  • 6. Violence in the Frontier Village
  • 7. Language Frontier and Nation State
  • Abbreviations
  • Notes
  • Index

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