Making it Real: The Narrative (Re)Construction of a Pilgrimage Centre in Bosnia-Herzegovina

@inproceedings{Despres2010MakingIR,
  title={Making it Real: The Narrative (Re)Construction of a Pilgrimage Centre in Bosnia-Herzegovina},
  author={S. Després},
  year={2010}
}
  • S. Després
  • Published 2010
  • Geography
  • In the Balkans, language, culture, ethnicity, nationalism, and religion are inextricably interconnected, and religious factionalism plays a central role in the continuing tensions between Croats and Serbs. So intense is this fusion of the secular and the sacred in the former Yugoslavia that little more than a decade ago, it contributed to the construction of ideologies of “ethnic cleansing” which led to a civil war. An arena of competition and struggle between different groups attempting to win… CONTINUE READING
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