Category Archives: Bosnia

Book Award

Bosnia Remade was the recipient of the Association of Borderland Studies Past Presidents’ Silver Book Award for 2013. For more on the Association of Borderland Studies see: http://www.absborderlands.org/2about.html We would like to thanks the Association, and 2013 Award Committee Members, … Continue reading

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European Voice review

Bosnia Remade was recently reviewed with two other recent books on the Balkans by Toby Vogel. Two pdf files of the reviews are below; click on each to download. Page one 2607_EPV_EPV_014 Page two 2607_EPV_EPV_015  

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Review by Martin Shaw

Ugur Umit Ungor, whose book The Making of Modern Turkey: Nation and State in Eastern Anatolia, 1913-1950 I’m looking forward to reading, brought to my attention a recent review of Bosnia Remade, and Paul Mojzes, Balkan Genocides: Holocaust and Ethnic … Continue reading

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Unfinished Business in Bosnia

A fitting follow up, as we remember what unfolded in Bijeljina twenty years ago, is a recent posting on the Terra Nullus website by Halisa Skolpjak, who works on legal issues for the OSCE in BiH (the standard disclaimer applies: … Continue reading

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Bijeljina: Ground Zero of Ethnic Cleansing

These days mark the twentieth anniversary of the beginning of the Bosnian war. A key early moment was the brutal assault on the Muslim population of the northeastern town of Bijeljina. On the Oxford University Press blog is an opinion … Continue reading

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New review: Nationalities Papers

A review of Bosnia Remade has just appeared in the journal Nationalities Papers by Matthew Bolton who is now assistant Professor of Political Science at Pace University in NYC but is someone who has wide experience in multiple conflict regions. He … Continue reading

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The ASN discussion

Bosnia Remade was the subject of a book panel discussion at the 2011 ASN. Below is a cursory summary of the arguments made by discussants: Andrew Gilbert, University of Toronto. 1. He argued that the book is largely the story … Continue reading

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