Citizens of an Empty Nation

Building on long-term ethnographic research at the first integrated school of Bosnia-Herzegovina, Citizens of an Empty Nation offers a ground-level view of how reunification processes are negotiated by Bosnian youth, shedding light on the larger projects of humanitarian intervention, social cohesion, and citizenship.

Citizens of an Empty Nation
Youth and State-Making in Postwar Bosnia-Herzegovina

Azra Hromadžić

2015 | 248 pages | Cloth $59.95
Anthropology | Political Science
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Table of Contents

Introduction

PART I. INTEGRATEING THE SCHOOL
Chapter 1. Right to Difference
Chapter 2. Cartography of Peace-Building
Chapter 3. Bathroom Mixing

PART II. DISINTEGRATING THE NATION
Chapter 4. Poetics of Nationhood
Chapter 5. Invisible Citizens
Chapter 6. Anti-Citizens

Conclusion
Epilogue. Empty Nation, Empty Bellies

Notes
Bibliography
Index
Acknowledgments