Power politics and nationalist discourse in the struggle for 'Northern Epirus': 1919-1921

  title={Power politics and nationalist discourse in the struggle for 'Northern Epirus': 1919-1921},
  author={Triadafilos Triadafilopoulos},
  journal={Journal of Southern Europe and the Balkans},
  pages={149 - 162}
  • Triadafilos Triadafilopoulos
  • Published 2000
  • Geography
  • Journal of Southern Europe and the Balkans
  • By most counts, the validity of nationalist propaganda and its use in scholarly debates is limited. Overtly nationalist literature serves a political purpose and need not conform to general standards of scholarly writing. However, to be effective, it must advance a particular cause while remaining within the realm of seemingly ‘legitimate’ discourse. In other words, its success depends on how well the nation’s advocates understand and anticipate their audience’s preconceptions, values, and… CONTINUE READING
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