Alexandru D. Xenopol and the Development of Romanian by Paul A. Hiemstra

By Paul A. Hiemstra

Despite the feedback of his friends and the inattention of his successors, Alexandru Xenopol supplied Romanian nationalistic historiography with a better degree of respectability, in particular with most people. by the point of WWI a robust feel of nationwide identification had turn into entrenched as an intellectually decent mentality between Romania’s literate sessions. This booklet examines Xenopol’s participation within the production of this mentality in Romania in the course of many years that have been the most important to the improvement of institutionalized highbrow existence and and educted behaviour in that kingdom.

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