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Kultura i identitet Roma Lovara u Hrvatskoj


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Kupirović, Bojan. (2016). Kultura i identitet Roma Lovara u Hrvatskoj. Diploma Thesis. Filozofski fakultet u Zagrebu, Department of Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology. [mentor Grbić, Jadranka].

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This article discusses the topic of life, culture and identity of Roma Lovari in Croatia. First part of article presents teoretical view of Roma based on available literature. It shows general history and migrations of Roma, legends, population, culture and customs, religion, social and economic organization and cultural and ethnic identity. Second, research part discusses Roma Lovari in Croatia. It shows oroginal and exclusive research of Roma Lovari in village Maglenča near Bjelovar, which consider themselves authentic Croatian Roma. Research shows life, culture and identity of Roma Lovari in Croatia – since their migration to Croatia, suffering during Second World War, starting of political party after The Homeland War and organization with which they present their culture and identity since that after The Homeland War and settlement of other Roma subethnic gropus, Lovari became minority. Narrator, non-Roma by birth, but person who entered in Roma community by marriage and became it's full member, speaks about life, culture and customs of Roma Lovari. Her statements are at the same time insiders and outsiders, which represents exclusivity in research.

Item Type: Diploma Thesis
Uncontrolled Keywords: Culture, identity, Romi Lovari, national minority, migration, Croatia
Subjects: Ethnology and cultural anthropology
Departments: Department of Ethnology and Cultural Anthropology
Supervisor: Grbić, Jadranka
Date Deposited: 22 Feb 2017 09:18
Last Modified: 22 Feb 2017 09:18

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