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Rock, Stella

Overview
Works: 8 works in 43 publications in 2 languages and 1,288 library holdings
Genres: History 
Roles: Author, Editor
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Stella Rock
Nationalist myths and modern media : contested identities in the age of globalization by Jan Herman Brinks( )

21 editions published between 2005 and 2012 in English and held by 1,085 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A fascinating look at the role of the media in fostering nationalism, with a comparative approach that shows the interactions between American, Russian and German nationalism. Extreme nationalism is a subject of enormous contemporary significance today. Does patriotic pride inevitably develop into nationalistic aggression? Is this exacerbated by the global outreach of the media? And what is the relationship between mainstream politics and increasingly vocal far-right groups in Britain, the US, Germany and Russia? This book addresses these questions from a variety of angles, exploring topics ra
Popular religion in Russia : 'double belief' and the making of an academic myth by Stella Rock( Book )

10 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 180 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This book dispels the widely held view that paganism survived in Russia alongside Orthodox Christianity, demonstrating that 'double belief', dvoeverie, is in fact an academic myth. Scholars, citing the medieval origins of the term, have often portrayed Russian Christianity as uniquely muddied by paganism, with 'double-believing' Christians consciously or unconsciously preserving pagan traditions even into the twentieth century. It shows how the concept of dvoeverie arose with nineteenth-century scholars obsessed with the Russian 'folk' and was perpetuated as a propaganda tool in the Soviet period, colouring our perception of both popular faith in Russia and medieval Russian culture for over a century."--BOOK JACKET
Nationalist myth-making in the Post-Soviet Russian media : an overview by Stella Rock( Book )

2 editions published in 2006 in German and English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Special issue : the changing nature of military chaplaincy( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Racism & xenophobia in virtual Russia by Stella Rock( Book )

2 editions published between 2001 and 2003 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Orthodox pilgrimage in contemporary Russia by Stella Rock( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The changing nature of military chaplaincy( Book )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Racism and Xenophobia in Virtual Russia by Stella Rock( )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Nationalist myths and modern media : contested identities in the age of globalization
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Popular religion in Russia : 'double belief' and the making of an academic myth
Languages
English (39)

German (1)