SESSION MATERIALS

Course name:Mental Geographies: East, West, and Center
Course description:
  1. Central and Eastern Europe
  2. Christendoms East and West
  3. States and Nations
  4. Nations and Cultures.
Course owner:John-Paul Himka
Bibliography:
1. Central and Eastern Europe
 
Halecki, Oscar. The Limits and Divisions of European History. Notre Dame, Indiana: University of Notre Dame Press, 1962. (Chapter VI: The Geographical Divisions (a) Western and Eastern Europe,105-21.)
Halecki, Oscar. The Limits and Divisions of European History. Notre Dame, Indiana: University of Notre Dame Press, 1962. (Chapter VII: The Geographical Divisions: (b) The Dualism of Central Europe, 122-41.)
Kundera, Milan. The Tragedy of Central Europe. The New York Review of Books 31, no. 7 (26 April 1984): 33-38.
 
2. Christendoms East and West
 
Huntington, Samuel P. The Clash of Civilizations? Foreign Affairs 72, no. 3 (Summer 1993): 22-49. (part 1)
Huntington, Samuel P. The Clash of Civilizations? Foreign Affairs 72, no. 3 (Summer 1993): 22-49. (part 2)
Trubetskoi, Evgenii [Eugene] N. A World View in Painting. in Icons: Theology in Color, trans. Gertrude Vakar (Crestwood, N.Y.: St. Vladimirs Seminary Press, 1973), 13-39. (part 1)
Trubetskoi, Evgenii [Eugene] N. A World View in Painting. in Icons: Theology in Color, trans. Gertrude Vakar (Crestwood, N.Y.: St. Vladimirs Seminary Press, 1973), 13-39. (part 2)
 
3. States and Nations
Wallerstein, Immanuel. Does India Exist? In Immanuel Wallerstein, Unthinking Social Science: The Limits of Nineteenth-Century Paradigms (Cambridge: Polity Press, 1991), 130-34.
Magocsi, Paul Robert. On the Writing of the History of Peoples and States. Canadian Slavonic Papers 46, nos. 1-2 (March-June 2004): 121-40.
Hrushevsky, Michael. The Traditional Scheme of 'Russian' History and the Problem of a Rational Organization of the History of the East Slavs. Winnipeg: Ukrainian Free Academy of Sciences, 1965. (part 1)
Hrushevsky, Michael. The Traditional Scheme of 'Russian' History and the Problem of a Rational Organization of the History of the East Slavs. Winnipeg: Ukrainian Free Academy of Sciences, 1965. (part 2)
 
4.Ivakhiv, Adrian. Stoking the Heart of (a Certain) Europe: Crafting Hybrid Identities in the Ukraine-EU Borderlands. Spaces of Identity 6, no.1. available at  http://www.yorku.ca/soi/_Vol_6_1/_HTML/Ivakhiv.html
Himka, John-Paul. What Constitutes a Ukrainian Cultural Artifact? The Case of Images of the Last Judgment. In Giovanni Brogi Bercoff and Giulia Lami, Ukraines Re-integration into Europe: A Historical, Historiographical and Politically Urgent Issue (Alessandria: Edizioni dell Orso, 2005), 227-41.