Skoči na glavni sadržaj

Sadržaj predmeta

Croatian Diaspora


doc. dr. sc. Wollfy Krašić


doc. dr. sc. Wollfy Krašić (P)

Opis predmeta:
Introduce students to the basic processes and events in Croatian early modern history that caused mass emigration from Croatian countries. Present basic information on indigenous Croatian communities in the neighbouring countries. Describe the causes of the mass emigration of Croats in the late 19th and early 20th century. Analyse the situation after the World War II that resulted in the creation of a large Croatian political emigration and new economic emigrants. Present basic information about Croatian emigration in overseas countries and western and northern Europe. Explain the basic characteristics of Croatian political emigration from 1945 to 1990. Describe how Yugoslav communist regime treated the Croatian emigration. Present biographies of Croatian emigrants who have distinguished themselves in the societies of the countries to which they emigrated. Outline the basic characteristics of the demographic trends of Croats in Bosnia and Herzegovina in the 19th and 20th centuries. Analyse the impact of the Homeland War on emigration from Croatia.


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