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The Balkan Vlachs / Aromanians Awakening , National Policies , Assimilation

  title={The Balkan Vlachs / Aromanians Awakening , National Policies , Assimilation},
  author={Miroslav Ru{\vz}ica},
Preface The collapse of communism, and especially the EU human rights and minority policy programs, have recently re-opened the ‘Vlach/Aromanian question’ in the Balkans. The EC’s Report on Aromanians (ADOC 7728) and its separate Recommendation 1333 have become the framework for the Vlachs/Aromanians throughout the region and in the diaspora to start creating programs and networks, and to advocate and shape their ethnic, cultural, and linguistic identity and rights. The Vlach/Aromanian revival… 
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Ethnic Identity of Aromanians/Vlachs in the 21st Century

The article is devoted to recent development in the community of Aromanians, a dispersed transnational ethnic group of the Balkans. I trace various forms of Aromanian identity. I consider discussions

Artifacts of the past as traces of memory : the Aromanian cultural heritage in the Balkans

The purpose of this article is to answer several questions: (1) What traces of the Aro manian (Vlach) tangible cultural heritage can be found in present-day Albania, Greece, and the Republic of


Lucrarea abordează unele activităţi şi tradiţii ale vlahilor, legate de apariţia necropolelor cu monumente funerare impresionante şi cu petroglife în Bosnia şi Herţegovina şi în ţările din jur ca


What Was a Nomadic Tribe?

  • R. P. Lindner
  • History
    Comparative Studies in Society and History
  • 1982
Historians dislike nomads. This feeling is perhaps understandable, since our sedentary habits keep us from a full comprehension of people whose prosperity depended so much on continual movement and