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Robert Gary Minnich

Professor emeritus

Prof. Minnich has for several decades worked in the Austro-Italian-Slovene border areas on issues pertaining to language, identity politics, border problematics, ecology and farming, as well as state formation.

Bøker
  • Minnich, Robert Gary; Gulbrandsen, Ørnulf; Knudsen, John Chr. 1998. Homesteaders and Citizens: Collective identity formation on the Austro-Italian-Slovene frontier. 283 sider. ISBN: 82-7855-006-9.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 1993. Socialni antropolog o slovencih - zbornik socialnoantropoloških besedil. 186 sider. ISBN: 86-81303-11-2.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 1987. Aspects Of Polish Folk Culture: An Anthology of Contemporary Research from the Department of Slavic Ethnography, Cracow.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary; Bialy, Zbigiew; Bujak, Jan; Pilichowska, Bogdana; Maj, Malgorzata; Robotycki, Czeslaw; Zambrzycka-Kunachowicz, Anna. 1987. Aspects Of Polish Folk Culture: An Anthology of Contemporary Research from the Department of Slavic Ethnography, Cracow. 96 sider.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 1979. The Homemade World Of Zagaj - An Interpretation of the 'Practical Life' among Traditional Peasant-Farmers in West Haloze, Slovenia, Yugoslavia. 251 sider.
Tidsskriftartikler
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 2012. Serendipitous Encounters and Associations – Thirty-Two years with the SSS. Slovene studies. 34: 211-216.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 2008. An Introduction to Papers on "New Research on Slovenes of Carinthia". Slovene studies. 30: 219-223.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 2007. Regiono apibudinimas: Baltijos regiono tyrimai žvelgiant iš sociokultūrinės antropologijos ir tarpdisciplininiu tyrimu perspektyvos. Lietuvos Etnologija (Lithuanian ethnology). 6: 247-248.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 2006. Some reflections over inter-disciplinary cooperation in the study of an inter-state region: the Austro-Italian-Slovene borderland. Acta Historica Universitatis Klaipedensis. XII: 19-28.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 2006. anmeldelse av: Changing the Basis of Citizenship in the Modern State. Political Theory and the Politics of Identity. Hakan G. Sicakkan og Yngve G. Lithman (red) New York: Edward Mellon Press (2005). Norsk Antropologisk Tidsskrift. 17: 307-308.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 2005. Review of: James Andersen, Liam O'Dowd and Thomas M. Wilseon, eds. Culture and Cooperation in Europe's Borderland: European Studies � An Interdisciplinary Series in European Culture, History and Politics. Vol. 19. Rodopi: Amsterdam and New York. 2003; 250 pp; 9042010851 (hbk). European history quarterly. 35: 337-341. doi: 10.1171/0265691405051470
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 2004. Review of: Sluga, Glenda. The Problem of Trieste and the Italo-Yugoslav Border: Difference, Identity and Sovereignty in Twentieth Century Europe. Albany, N.Y.: State University of New York Press, 2001. Austrian History Yearbook. 35: 310-311.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 2004. Pamela Ballinger (2003): History in Exile. Memory and Identity at the Borders of the Balkans. (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press), pp. 1-328, illustrated, ISBN 0-691-086966, hardback. Journal of Modern Italian Studies. 9: 242-244.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 2003. Post-socialist peasant? Rural and urban constructions of identity in Eastern Europe, East Asia, and the former Soviet Union. Ed. Pamela Leonard and Deema Kaneff. New York: Palgrave, 2002. ix, 255 pp. Slavic Review: American quarterly of Russian, Eurasian and East European studies. 62: 578-579.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 2003. Review of: Leonard, Pamela and Deema Kaneff (eds.) Post-Socialist Peasant? Rural and Urban Constructions of Identity in Eastern Europe, East Asia and the former Soviet Union. Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire: Palgrave, 2002. Slavic Review: American quarterly of Russian, Eurasian and East European studies. 62: 578-579.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 2002. Die Leute von Ugovizza: Kollektive Identitäten im alpinen Raum. Historische Anthropologie: Kultur, Gesellschaft, Alltag. 10: 51-75.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 1998. Prospects for transnational civil society following the arrival of the European Union in a contested borderland. Anthropology of East Europe Review. 16: 51-58.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 1998. Anthropology as text. Antropolognytt. 3. 15-20.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 1997. Civil Society and the Legacy of Ethnic Cleansing in the Southeastern Alps: Some Implications for Conflict Prevention. Anthropology of East Europe Review. 2. 15-22.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 1997. From Volksgruppe to Nation: The Politicization of Ethnic Difference in Bilingual Carinthia. A review of: Slowenisch oder deutsch? Nationale Differenzierungsprozesse in Kaernten (1848-1914), by Janko Pleterski. HABSBURG, an H-Net list. Publisert 1997-07-16.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 1996. A participant's observations of the course: <I>metodologija antropološkega raziskovanja</I> (anthropological research methods). Anthropological Notebooks. 102-104.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 1994. Citizenship and the politicization of ethnicity as aspects of state-making in marginal Southcentral European communities. Teorija in praksa. 31: 267-283.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 1993. Reflections on the violent death of multi-ethnic state: a Slovene perspective. Anthropology of East Europe Review. 89-99.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 1993. Peasant Russia: Family and Community in the Post Emancipation Period. Social Anthropology. 3: 331-332.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 1990. At the interface of the germanic, romance and slavic worlds - folk culture as an idiom of collective self-images in the southeastern Alps. Studia Ethnologica. 1. 163-179.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 1989. Tradition in the face of modernization: cultural continuity and 'deagrarization' in the village of Ukve. Slovene studies. 1-2: 97-108.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 1988. Speaking Slovene - being Slovene: verbal codes and collective selfimages. Some correlations between Kanalska doline and Zilska dolina. Slovene studies. 2: 125-147.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 1987. The gift of "koline" and the articulation of identity in Slovene peasant society. Bulletin of the Slovene Ethnological Society./Glasnik slove nskega etnolo#vskega dru#vstva.. 27: 171-179.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 1982. Anthropological contributions to the study of law. Antropolognytt. 1: 13-38.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 1982. The symbolic dimension of West Haloze peasant technology. Slovene studies. 1: 21-28.
Rapporter/avhandlinger
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 2006. Syllabus: SANT 116 "Regional Ethnography: Europe / Norden". Inst. for sosialantropologi, Univ. i Bergen, Bergen. 5 sider.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 2006. Syllabus: SANT 120 "Anthropology of Scandinavia". Inst. for sosialantropologi, Univ. i Bergen, Bergen. 15 sider.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 1997. Syllabus: SAS 10 "Anthropology of Scandinavia". Inst. for sosialantropologi, Univ. i Bergen, Bergen. 18 sider.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 1996. Partition and Integration of the Three Country Region. Project secretariat: University of Klagenfurt, Section for Southeast European History., Klagenfurt. 12 sider.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 1994. Metodologija antropološkega raziskovanja (a revised curriculum). School of Sciences, University of Ljubljana. 6 sider.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 1993. Homesteaders and Citizens: An Ecology of Person and Self-realization Among Slovene Speaking Villagers on the Austro-Italian Frontier. Dept. of Social Anthropology, University of Bergen, Bergen. 268 sider.
Bokkapitler
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 2007. Citizenship beyond the state: on the formation of civil society in the Three-Border Region. Chapter 11, sider 177-191. I:
    • Armstrong, Warwick; Anderson, James. 2007. Geopolitics of European Union Enlargement. The fortress empire. Routledge. 243 sider. ISBN: 978-0-415-33939-1.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 2006. Bürger eines Grenzlandes - individuelle Wege zur Selbstbestimmung. kapittel, sider 423-462. I:
    • Bahovec, Tina; Domej, Theodor. 2006. Das österreichisch-italienisch-slovenische Dreiländereck. Ursachen und Folgen der nationalstaatlichen Dreiteilung einer Region. 572 sider. ISBN: 3-7086-0163-7.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 2006. Collective identity formation and linguistic identities in the Austro-Italian-Slovene border region. kapittel, sider 103-118. I:
    • Stern, Dieter; Voss, Christian. 2006. Marginal Linguistic Identities. Studies in Slavic Contact and Borderland Varieties. Harrassowitz Verlag. 274 sider. ISBN: 3-447-05354-2.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 2006. Einige abschließende Bemerkungen aus antropologischer Sicht. kapittel, sider 551-564. I:
    • Bahovec, Tina; Domej, Theodor. 2006. Das österreichisch-italienisch-slovenische Dreiländereck. Ursachen und Folgen der nationalstaatlichen Dreiteilung einer Region. 572 sider. ISBN: 3-7086-0163-7.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 2002. From 'Culture Area' to Collective Identity: On the Ecology of Identity Formation in the Three Border Region. 115-133. I:
    • Baskar, Bojan; Weber, Irena. 2002. MESS – Mediterranean Ethnological Summer School, Vol. 4. ISBN: 961-237-021-4.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 2000. Under the Linden Tree: A Slovenian Life on a Contested State Frontier. 143-163. I:
    • Halpern, Joel Martin; Kideckel, David A. 2000. Neighbours at War: Anthropological Perspectives on Yugoslav Ethnicity, Culture and History. ISBN: 0-271-01978-6.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 1997. Wie man an den Rändern moderner Staaten zu Bürgern wird. 251-295. I:
    • Stenner, Christian. 1997. Slowenische Steiermark: Verdrängte Minderheit in Österreich s Südosten. ISBN: 3-205-98690-3.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 1993. Uvodna beseda avtorja (author's introduction). Introduction, sider 13-40. I:
    • Sumi, Irena. 1993. Socialni antropolog o Slovencih - zbornik socialnoantropolo #vskih besedil. (A sicial anthropologist's view of the Slov enes: An anthology of writings by Robert Minnich). ISBN: 86-81303-11-2.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 1987. Introduction. 1-14. I:
    • Minnich, Robert Gary. 1987. Aspects Of Polish Folk Culture: An Anthology of Contemporary Research from the Department of Slavic Ethnography, Cracow.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 1979. Styringsproblemer i jugoslavias migrasjonspolitikk (Problems in the implementation of Yugoslavia's migration policy). kapittel, sider 112-122. I:
    • Grønhaug, Reidar. 1979. Migrasjon, utvikling og minoriteter.(Migration, Development and Minori ties). ISBN: 82-00-05284-2.
  • Minnich, Robert Gary. 1976. Jugoslavia - kort utredning om den jugoslaviske erfaring med bilaterale avtaler i forsøket på å regulere migrasjon over nasjonale grenser. (Yugoslavia- a short report om the Yugoslav experience with bilateral conventions which seek to regulate migration across national frontiers). kapittel, sider 6-21. I:
    • Grønhaug, Reidar. 1976. Virkninger i avsenderlandet av migrasjon med og uten avtale regulering Minorities).

Se fullstendig oversikt over publikasjoner i CRIStin.

2008. An Introduction to Papers on "New Research on Slovenes of Carinthia". Slovene studies, 30(2): 219-223.

2007. Citizenship beyond the state: on the formation of civil society in the Three-Border Region, in Warwick Armstrong and James Anderson (eds.) Geopolitics of European Union Enlargement. The fortress empire. London: Routledge, pp. 177-191.

2006. Collective identity formation and linguistic identities in the Austro-Italian-Slovene border region, in Dieter Stern and Christian Voss (red.) Marginal Linguistic Identities. Studies in Slavic Contact and Borderland Varieties. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag, pp. 103-118.

2002. From ‘Culture Area' to Collective Identity: On the Ecology of Identity Formation in the Three Border Region, in Bojan Baakar and Irena Weber (eds.) MESS - Mediterranean Ethnological Summer School , Vol. 4 Piran/Pirano, Slovenia, 1999-2000. Ljubljana: University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Arts, Dept. of Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology, pp. 115-133.

2000. Under the Linden Tree: A Slovenian Life on a Contested State Frontier, in Joel Martin Halpern and David A Kideckel (eds.) Neighbours at War: Anthropological Perspectives on Yugoslav Ethnicity, Culture and History. University Park, PA.: Pennsylvania State University Press, pp. 143-163.

1998. Homesteaders and Citizens: Collective identity formation on the Austro-Italian-Slovene frontier. Bergen Studies in Social Anthropology No. 52. Bergen: Norse Publications .

1994. Citizenship and the politicization of ethnicity as aspects of state-making in marginal South-central European communities. Teorija in Praksa, XXXI (3-4): 267-283.

1988. Speaking Slovene - being Slovene: verbal codes and collective self-images: some correlations between Kanalska dolina and Ziljska dolina. Slovene Studies, 10 (2): 125-147.

1979. The Homemade World of Zagaj: An Interpretation of the "Practical life" Among Traditional Peasant-Farmers in West Haloze - Slovenia, Yugoslavia. Bergen: Dept. of Social Anthropology (Occasional Papers #18).

 

 

Regional: Southcentral Europe, Slovenia (and countries of pre- 1991 Yugoslavia), Carinthia and Styria (Austria), Friuli-Venezia- Giulia (Italy), Poland.

Thematic: Identity formation in borderland society (ethnicity, nationalism, resistance movements, autobiography, narrative analysis); The political culture of marginal communities (social history, civil society, citizenship, state-making); Alpine and sub-pannonian peasant adaptations (indigenous technology, cultural ecology).