2009, Vol. 36, no. 2, Reframing the European Pasts: National Discourses and Regional Comparisons. Part 2. Translations and Transfers

Thematic issue

Guest Editors: Dietmar Müller, Borbála Zsuzsanna Török, and Balázs Trencsényi

Table of contents


  • László Kontler
    Translation and Comparison, Translation as Comparison: Aspects of Reception in the History of Ideas
  • Borbála Zsuzsanna Török
    Learned Societies and Academic Sociability in Nineteenth-Century Transylvania
  • Maciej Górny
    “Dialectical Negation”: East Central European Marxist Historiography and the Problem of the Nation
  • Thomas Mergel
    Americanization, European Styles or National Codes? Th e Culture of Election Campaigning in Western Europe, 1945–1990


On István Rév’s Retroactive Justice

  • John Connelly
    “Memorial Day’s a Reason to Buy a Beach Bag”: Reflections from the USA
  • István Rév
    Evidence of Things Unseen