The Ethnic Policy of the Czecho-Slovak State Toward Cieszyn Silesia in the Years 1920-1938 Cover Image
  • Regular Price 25.00 €

Polityka narodowościowa państwa na czechosłowackim Śląsku Cieszyńskim w latach 1920-1938
The Ethnic Policy of the Czecho-Slovak State Toward Cieszyn Silesia in the Years 1920-1938

Author(s): Grzegorz Gąsior
Subject(s): Pre-WW I & WW I (1900 -1919), Interwar Period (1920 - 1939), WW II and following years (1940 - 1949), Post-War period (1950 - 1989), Transformation Period (1990 - 2010)
Published by: Wydawnictwa Uniwersytetu Warszawskiego
Keywords: Cieszyn Silesia; ethnic minorities; Czechoslovakia; interwar period; policy towards ethnic minorities
Summary/Abstract: Although Czechoslovak legislation gave ethnic minorities liberal laws, the state administration sought to strengthen the position of the Czech nation at the expense of minorities. On the basis of the archival legacy of the Czech government institutions, the author shows the scale of the actions undertaken, which encompassed various areas of social and economic life.

  • E-ISBN-13: 978-83-235-4732-7
  • Print-ISBN-13: 978-83-235-4724-2
  • Page Count: 492
  • Publication Year: 2020
  • Language: Polish