By Thanasis D. Sfikas,Philip Carabott

part a century after the civil battle which tore aside Greek society within the Nineteen Forties, the essays during this quantity glance again to check the quandary. They mix the techniques of political and overseas background with the newest learn into the social, fiscal, non secular, cultural, ideological and literary features of the fight. Underpinned by means of quite a lot of hitherto missed assets, the contributions shed new mild, increase the scope of inquiry, and provide clean research. to date, comparative methods haven't been hired within the learn of the Greek Civil struggle. The papers the following redress this imbalance and determine the no longer consistently so transparent hyperlinks among Greek and eu historic advancements within the Forties, putting the evolution of Greek society and politics in a eu context. in addition they spotlight the complexity and interconnections of the social, monetary and political cleavages that cut up Greek society, and supply a finished and refined realizing of the origins, direction and impression of the Greek Civil conflict in various contexts and degrees. the amount will entice these drawn to the ecu heritage of the Forties and the origins of the chilly battle, as well as the experts of recent Greek background and people engaged within the comparative examine of civil wars.

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