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Northern Ireland and the Basque Country

Michael Keating

in Northern Ireland and the Divided World: Post-Agreement Northern Ireland in Comparative Perspective

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780199244348
eISBN:
9780191599866
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0199244340.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

Compares Northern Ireland with Western Europe's other hot spot, the Basque Country. It links both regions with the process of European integration. Keating's view is that, as this promotes a move ... More


Houses of many Nations: Identities in Catalonia and the Basque Country

Sebastian Balfour and Alejandro Quiroga

in The Reinvention of Spain: Nation and Identity since Democracy

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
January 2008
ISBN:
9780199206674
eISBN:
9780191709791
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199206674.003.0006
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter explores the issue of national identity in Catalonia and Basque Country. Catalan identity was constructed in opposition to Castile, a region considered backward, oppressive, and ... More


Multilevel Governance and the Transformation of Regional Mobilization and Identity in Southern Europe, with Particular Attention to Catalonia and the Basque Country

Iván Llamazares and Gary Marks

in Democracy and the State in the New Southern Europe

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
May 2009
ISBN:
9780199202812
eISBN:
9780191708008
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199202812.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, European Union, Democratization

South European countries share a tradition of centralized government, which was reinforced by authoritarian regimes. However, democratization was accompanied by regional mobilization, particularly in ... More


The Basque Conundrum: Regional Autonomy and Economic Decline

Philip Cooke and Kevin Morgan

in The Associational Economy: Firms, Regions, and Innovation

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198290186
eISBN:
9780191684784
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198290186.003.0008
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation, Political Economy

The key themes of this chapter are the scope and limits of the regional state and the potential of the new associational strategies. This chapter also examines and attempts to understand the wider ... More


Madness and the Politically Real: Reflections on Violence in Postdictatorial Spain

Begoña Aretxaga

in Postcolonial Disorders

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780520252233
eISBN:
9780520941021
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520252233.003.0002
Subject:
Anthropology, Medical Anthropology

This chapter explores violence in post-dictatorial Spain. It raises questions about the elements of post-coloniality that extend beyond what is normally considered the postcolonial world, ... More


Devolution and the accommodation of Basque difference in Spain

Angela K. Bourne

in The European Union and the Accommodation of Basque Difference in Spain

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719067501
eISBN:
9781781701348
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719067501.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter discusses the assumption that devolution has been an important tool for the accommodation of Basque difference in Spain. It studies the main arrangements and rationales for Basque ... More


Landscape and identities in the Basque Country

in Spanish Spaces: Landscape, Space and Place in Contemporary Spanish Culture

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9781846318221
eISBN:
9781846317750
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/UPO9781846317750.004
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter considers the relation of landscape to debate about the Basque situation in Julio Medem's La pelota vasca: la piel contra la piedra. It also analyses how terrorists fighting for Basque ... More


The European Union and the Accommodation of Basque Difference in Spain

Angela K. Bourne

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719067501
eISBN:
9781781701348
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719067501.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

How does the European Union affect devolution and nationalist conflict in member states? Does the EU reduce the scope of regional self-government or enhance it? Does it promote conflict or ... More


The Associational Economy: Firms, Regions, and Innovation

Philip Cooke and Kevin Morgan

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198290186
eISBN:
9780191684784
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198290186.001.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation, Political Economy

This book explores important issues of corporate reorganization in the context of heightened global competition. Its special focus is upon how firms associate with regional milieux. Innovation is a ... More


Introduction

Angela K. Bourne

in The European Union and the Accommodation of Basque Difference in Spain

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719067501
eISBN:
9781781701348
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719067501.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This introductory chapter discusses the European Union's (EU) impact on Basque Country politics. It identifies the theme of EU scholarship, which examines the relationship between the EU and regional ... More


The Associational Economy: Introduction

Philip Cooke and Kevin Morgan

in The Associational Economy: Firms, Regions, and Innovation

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198290186
eISBN:
9780191684784
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198290186.003.0001
Subject:
Business and Management, Innovation, Political Economy

In the early 1980s in Wales, an economic crisis of major proportions had been set in motion by the neo-liberal policies of the Thatcher government. The older industrial areas of the UK were similarly ... More


Farms, flats, and villas: senses of country living in a Basque-speaking village

Kepa Fernández de Larrinoa

in Alternative countrysides: Anthropological approaches to rural Western Europe today

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719096846
eISBN:
9781526103925
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719096846.003.0006
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Global

Fernández de Larrinoa, a Basque anthropologist who now lives in the village he has studied since the 1970s, provides an exquisitely fine-grained ethnographic account of its socioeconomic evolution ... More


From Pre-Columbian Masks to the Basque Cromlech: The Art of Unconcealment through Jorge Oteiza

Elixabete Ansa Goicoechea

in Behind the Masks of Modernism: Global and Transnational Perspectives

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
September 2016
ISBN:
9780813061641
eISBN:
9780813051208
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813061641.003.0004
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This chapter locates a Basque modernism based in transatlantic cultural exchange. Jorge de Oteiza, through his long stay in Spanish America in the 30s and 40s, produced an aesthetic manifesto based ... More


Baroja’s Atlantic, Beyond Slavery

Surwillo Surwillo

in Monsters by Trade: Slave Traffickers in Modern Spanish Literature and Culture

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
January 2015
ISBN:
9780804788793
eISBN:
9780804791830
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Stanford University Press
DOI:
10.11126/stanford/9780804788793.003.0004
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter argues for a radically new reading of the canonical author Pío Baroja. Although usually grouped with the writers in the Generation of ’98, Baroja’s prose does much more than examine ... More


Spanish Identity in the Age of Nations

Jose Alvarez-Junco

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719075797
eISBN:
9781781701737
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719075797.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

First published in Spanish in 2001, this book is a study of the development of Spanish national identity (‘the idea of Spain’) from the end of the eighteenth to the twentieth centuries. It breaks ... More


Regional Defiance and Enforcement of Federal Law in Spain: The Claims for Sovereignty in the Basque Country and Catalonia

Alberto López-Basaguren

in The Enforcement of EU Law and Values: Ensuring Member States' Compliance

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
April 2017
ISBN:
9780198746560
eISBN:
9780191808487
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198746560.003.0018
Subject:
Law, EU Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter analyses three cases of challenges to the federal law in Spain. These episodes can offer an ideal opportunity to consider the resources available to the Spanish constitutional system in ... More


The new rural residents: emerging sociabilities in Alava, Basque Country

Josetxu Martínez Montoya

in Alternative countrysides: Anthropological approaches to rural Western Europe today

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780719096846
eISBN:
9781526103925
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719096846.003.0005
Subject:
Anthropology, Anthropology, Global

Incomers need not come from afar. In fact they might be local returnees. In his chapter, Josetxu Martínez, an anthropologist of his home region, studied the evolving patterns of residency and ... More


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