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Cultura europeana sau identitatea diversitatii - The European Culture or the Identity of Diversity (Romanian version)


  • Associate Professor Ph.D. Sorin BOCANCEA

    () (Faculty of Political and Administrative Sciences within “Petre Andrei” University from Iasi)


The item insistently evoked each time it has been needed to show the common background of the communities which populate the European geographic area has always been culture. Although history has proven that this part of the world is the most affected by conflict and that the technical progress it has generated has developed along with the amplitude of conflicts, the Europeans have always tried to show what unites them, and to consolidate their identity forged in the wars generated by the proclamation of differences. For the EU, the cultural issue is not only a topic of debate for the elite, but it has also become a regulated field subject to a certain policy, which reflects the desire to impose a European cultural identity but is also accompanied by caution in what regards the management of the cultural diversity of European peoples.

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  • Associate Professor Ph.D. Sorin BOCANCEA, 2011. "Cultura europeana sau identitatea diversitatii - The European Culture or the Identity of Diversity (Romanian version)," Logos Universalitate Mentalitate Educatie Noutate - Sectiunea Stiinte Politice si Studii Europene/ Logos Universality Mentality Education Novelty - Section: Political Sciences and European Studies, Editura Lumen, Department of Economics, vol. 1, pages 11-22, February.
  • Handle: RePEc:lum:rev15p:v:1:y:2011:i::p:11-22

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    culture; diversity; European; Europeanism; identity; history;

    JEL classification:

    • A23 - General Economics and Teaching - - Economic Education and Teaching of Economics - - - Graduate
    • Z1 - Other Special Topics - - Cultural Economics


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