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Catalan Language and Culture II, 2019/20, Semester 1, 2
Marina Casadella Matamoros
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 TEXTBOOKS ISBN: 978848297

No textbooks.

But you maybe find helpful these manuals:

 1. BASTONS, N.; MAS, M. i altres. Veus 3 : curs comunicatiu de català : enfocament per tasques . Barcelona: PAM, 2008. (Llibre d'exercicis, llibre de l'alumne i material àudio en suport CD). 

2. ROIG, N. i altres. Passos 2 . Barcelona: Octaedro, 2007. (Llibre de l'alume i quaderns d'exercicis). 

3. BASTONS, N.; BERNADÓ, C.; COMAJOAN, Ll. Gramàtica pràctica de català : marc europeu comú de referència per a les llengües A1-B2 ISBN: 9788430733965 paperback; 8430733965 paperback (inclou solucionari) . Barcelona: Teide, 2011.

4. BADIA, D.; GARCIA BALASCH, T.; VERDENY, L.; PARÉS, A. Activitats de gràmatica, Català elemental : B1. Barcelona: Teide, 2013


CASAGRAN, R. Ara que estem junts. Una història de guerra, exili i innocència. Barcelona: Edicions 62, la butxaca, 2015.


XURIGUERA, Joan Baptista. Els verbs conjugats. Barcelona: Claret, 1998.

Catalan dictionary : English-Catalan, Catalan-English ISBN: 0415108020 (acid-free paper). London: New York: Routledge, 1994.


The Rise of Catalan Nationalism

Borja de Riquer, 'La crisis del '98 y la irrupcion del catalismo en la vida politica espanola', in Borja de Riquer, Escolta, Espanya : la cuestión catalana en la época liberal ISBN: 8495379333 (Madrid, 2001), pp. 185-204.  OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (KR 26/07/2018) 

Conversi, Daniel, The Basques, the Catalans and Spain : alternative routes to nationalist mobilisation ISBN: 1850652686 (pbk) : £14.95; 1850652538 (London, 1997).

Conversi, Daniel, ‘Language or race? The choice of core values in the development of Catalan and Basque nationalisms’, Ethnic and racial studies. ISSN: 0141-9870, 13 (1990).

Díez Medrano, Juan, ‘Patterns of Development and Nationalism: Basque and Catalan Nationalism before the Civil War’, Theory and society. ISSN: 0304-2421, vol.23, no.4 (1994), pp. 541-69.

Díez Medrano, Juan, Divided nations : class, politics, and nationalism in the Basque Country and Catalonia ISBN: 0801430925 (Ithaca, 1995).

Llobera, J.M., ‘The idea of Volksgeist in the formation of Catalan nationalist ideology’, Ethnic and racial studies. ISSN: 0141-9870, 6, 3 (1983).  OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (KR 26/07/2018) 

Marfany, Joan-Lluís, ‘Catalonia and Spain’, in Isabel Burdiel and James Casey (eds), Identities : nations, provinces and regions, 1550-1900 : proceedings of the III Anglo-Spanish Historical Studies Seminar held at the University of East Anglia, 25-26 October 1996 ISBN: 0953606805 (Norwich, 1999), pp. 121-132.  OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (KR 26/07/2018) 

Peers, Alison, Catalonia infelix (London, 1937).

Jones, Norman, ‘Regionalism and Revolution in Catalonia’ in Paul Preston (ed), Revolution and War in Spain, 1931-1939 (London, 1984).

Smith, Angel, The Origins of Catalan Nationalism (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014), chapters, 7-8.

Harrison, Joseph, ‘La Espanya Catalana: Catalanist Plans to Transform Spain into a Modern Catalanist Economy. 1898-1923’, Journal of Iberian and Latin American studies. ISSN: 1470-1847; 1469-9524, vol.7, no.2. (2001), pp.144-54.   

The Catalan/Catalanist Cultural Base

Alcoberro, Agustí, ‘Els mites fundacionals’, L’Avenç, no. 150 (1991), pp. 16-21. OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (KR 26/07/2018) 

Brandes, Stanley, ‘The Sardana: Catalan Dance and Catalan National Identity’, Journal of American folklore. ISSN: 0021-8715, vol 103 (1990).

Cattini, G.C., 'Myths and Symbols in the Political Culture of Catalan Nationalism, 1880-1914', Nations and Nationalisms, vol. 21, no. 3 (2015), pp. 445-460.  OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (KR 26/07/2018) 

Freedman, Paul, ‘Cowardice, Heroism, and the Legendary Origins of Catalonia’, Past and Present, no. 121 (1988), pp. 3-28.

Nogué, Joan, ‘Nacionalismo, paisaje y territorio en Cataluña’, in Nicholás Ortega Cantero (ed), Paisaje, memoria histórica e identidad nacional ISBN: 8474779855; 9788474779851 (Madrid, 2005), pp. 147-69.  OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (KR 26/07/2018) 

Smith, Angel The Origins of Catalan Nationalism (Palgrave Macmillan, 2014), chs. 6-7.

The modernista movement

Bassagoda Nonell, Juan, Antonio Gaudi : master architect ISBN: 0789202204 (Nwe York: Abbeville, 2000).

Bayà, M. Risa, La vida d'Antoni Gaudí ISBN: 8497662091 (Eumo); 9788497662093 (Eumo); 9788447531677 (Univ) (Barcelona: Universitat de Barcelona, 2007).

Bergos, J., and M. Llimargas. Gaudi, the man and his work ISBN: 0821226274. Boston: Little Brown, 1999.

Casacubertal Margarida, Santiago Rusiñol : vida, literatura i mite ISBN: 8478268839 (Barcelona: Abadia de Montserrat, 1997).

Casanelles, E. Antonio Gaudi : a reappraisal. ISBN: 0289279003. Greenwich, Conn.: New York Graphic Society, 1965.

Coad, Emma D., ‘Catalan Modernista Architecture: Using the Past to Build the Modern’ in Helen Graham and Jo Labanyi (eds), Spanish cultural studies : an introduction : the struggle for modernity ISBN: 0198151993 (pbk); 0198151950 (Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1995), pp. 58-62.  OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (KR 26/07/2018) 

Fabra, Jaume, Josep M. Huertas and Pere Bohigas, Monuments de Barcelona ISBN: 8485905210 (Barcelona, 1984).   

Hensbergen, Gijs, Gaudi : a biography ISBN: 0006548784(pbk.) : £9.99 (London: HarperCollins, 2000).

Hughes, Robert, Barcelona ISBN: 1860468241 (London, 1992).

Moldoveanu, Mihail. Barcelona : arquitecturas de la exuberancia ISBN: 8477826951; 9788477826958. Barcelona: Lunwerg, 1996.

Red Barcelona

  1. i) Works on anarchism

Joll, James, The Anarchists (London: Eyre and Spottiswoode, 1964).

Woodgate, George, Anarchism: A history of libertarian ideas and movements (Peterborough: Broodview, 2004).

  1. ii) Labour in Spain

Heywood, Paul. “The Labor Movement in Spain before 1914.” In Labour and socialist movements in Europe before 1914 ISBN: 085496200X; 0854967052, ed Richard Geary. Oxford: Berg, 1989.  OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (KR 26/07/2018) 

Smith, Angel. “Spain.” In Stefan Berger and David Broughton (eds.). The Force of Labour: The Western European Labour Movement and the Working Class in the Twentieth century. Oxford: Berg, 1995.  OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (KR 26/07/2018) 

  • iii) Spanish and Catalan Radicalism and Anarchism

Álvarez Junco, José. The emergence of mass politics in Spain ISBN: 1902210972 (pbk ; hc : alk. paper); 1902210964 Brighton: Sussex Academic Press, 2002.

Bookchin, Murray. The Spanish anarchists : the heroic years, 1868-1936 ISBN: 187317604X. New York: Harper 1978.

Casanova, Julián. Anarchism, the Republic and the Spanish Civil War, 1931-1939 ISBN: 041532095x. London: Routledge, 2004.

Connelly Ullman, Joan. The tragic week : a study of anti-clericalism in Spain, 1875-1912. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1968.

Connelly Ullman, Joan, “The Warp and the Woof of Parliamentary Politics in Spain, 1808-1939: Anticlericalism versus ‘NeoCatholicism’.” European studies review. ISSN: 0014-3111 13, No. 2 (April 1983): 145-176.

Ealham, Chris. “Anarchism and Illegality in Barcelona, 1931-1937.” Contemporary European history. ISSN: 0960-7773 4, no. 2 (July 1995): 133-151.

Ealham, Chris, Class, Culture and Conflict in Barcelona, 1898-1937 (London: Routledge, 2005).

Kaplan, Temma. “Female Consciousness and Collective Action: the Case of Barcelona, 1900-1918.” Signs. ISSN: 0097-9740 7, no. 3 (1982): 545-566.

Kaplan, Temma. “Women’s Communal Strikes in the Crisis of 1917-22.” In R. Bridenthal, C. Koonz and S. Stuard (eds), Becoming Visible: Women in European History. 2nd ed. Boston: Houghton MiMin, 1977.

Kaplan, Temma. “Other Scenarios: Women and Spanish Anarchism.” In R. Bridenthal, C. Koonz and S. Stuard (eds.), Becoming Visible: Women in European History. 2nd ed. Boston: Houghton Mifflin, 1977, pp.401-21.  OCR REQUESTED BY LIBRARY (KR 26/07/2018) 

Kern, Richard. Red years/black years : a political history of Spanish anarchism, 1911-1937 ISBN: 0915980541; 0915980835 (pbk.). Philadelphia: Institute for the Study of Human Issues, 1978.

Rider, Nick. “The Practice of Direct Action: The Barcelona Rent Strike of 1931.” In For Anarchism: History, Theory and Practice, ed. David Goodway. London: Routledge, 1989.

Smith, Angel (ed), Red Barcelona. Social Protest and Labour Mobilisation in the Twentieth Century (London: Routledge, 2002).

Smith, Angel, Anarchism, revolution and reaction : Catalan labour and the crisis of the Spanish State, 1898-1923 ISBN: 1845451767 (hbk.) (Oxford: Berghahn, 2007).

This list was last updated on 20/11/2018