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Catalan Independence and the Crisis of Sovereignty
Language: en
Pages: 260
Authors: Óscar García Agustín
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-12-15 - Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

This book explores the conflict between the Catalan project to become independent and the Spanish state’s opposition to any attempt of secessionism. The volume addresses some of the key political and academic issues of contemporary European societies: nationalism, separatism and sovereignty. The banned referendum in Catalonia in October 2017 unveiled
Catalan Independence and the Crisis of Sovereignty
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Óscar García Agustín
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher: Springer Nature

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The Rise of Catalan Independence
Language: en
Pages: 194
Authors: Andrew Dowling
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-12-01 - Publisher: Routledge

As recently as the mid-2000s, Catalonia was described and analysed by scholars as exhibiting a non-secessionist nationalism and was seen within Europe and beyond as a role model for successful devolution which had much to teach other parts of the world. The Spanish state seemed to be on a journey
Myths and Realities of Secessionisms
Language: en
Pages: 125
Authors: Miguel Beltrán de Felipe
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-28 - Publisher: Springer

This book provides a comprehensive overview of the Catalonian crisis in Spain from a historical, political and legal perspective. Using the precedents of Québec, Scotland, and partially Veneto and Bavaria, the author highlights some of the key issues of contemporary secessionist nationalism, including its relationship with sovereignty, the right to
Contesting Spain? The Dynamics of Nationalist Movements in Catalonia and the Basque Country
Language: en
Pages: 160
Authors: Richard Gillespie, Caroline Gray
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-06-26 - Publisher: Routledge

Contesting Spain? The Dynamics of Nationalist Movements in Catalonia and the Basque Country offers an exploration of the dynamics behind contemporary shifts in the orientation of nationalist parties and movements with reference to Catalonia and the Basque country in Spain. The chapters were originally papers presented at a workshop held