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Letter from the Chair

Keith Hitchins

Professor of History
Russian, East European, and Eurasian Studies
Center for South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies
European Union Center

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Areas of Specialization

Nationalism, Habsburg monarchy in the 18th & 19th centuries, Romanian and Hungarian history, Central Asia

Publications

Books

  • Hitchins, Keith. A Concise History of Romania. . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2014.
  • Românii 1774-1866, 3rd ed. . 2013.
  • România 1866-1947, 4th ed. . 2013.
  • Ion I. C. Bratianu: Romania. . London: Haus Publications, 2011.
  • Despre Biserica românilor din Transilvania. Documente externe (1744-1754). . Ed. Laura Stanciu and Daniel Dumitran. Cluj-Napoca, 2009.
  • The Identity of Romania. . Bucharest: Encyclopaedic Publishers, 2009.
  • The Identity of Romania. . 2009.
  • A Nation Discovered: Romanian Intellectuals in Transylvania and the Idea of Nation, 1700-1848. . Bucharest: Encyclopaedic Publishing House, 1999.
  • A Nation Affirmed: The Romanian National Movement in Transylvania, 1860-1914. . Bucharest: Encyclopaedic Publishing House, 1999.
  • The Romanians 1774-1866. . Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1996.
  • Rumania 1866-1947. . Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1994.
  • Constiinta nationala si actiune politica la Romanii din Transilvania, 1868-1918. . Cluj-Napoca: Editura Dacia, 1992.
  • Constiinta nationala si actiune politica la Romanii din Transilvania, 1700-1868. . Cluj-Napoca: Editura Dacia, 1987.
  • The Idea of Nation: The Romanians of Transylvania, 1691-1849. . Bucharest: Ed. Stiintifica, 1985.
  • Studies on Romanian National Consciousness. . Milan: Nagard, 1983.
  • Orthodoxy and Nationality: Andreiu Saguna and the Rumanians of Transylvania, 1846-1873. . Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1977.
  • The Rumanian National Movement in Transylvania, 1780-1849. . Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard University Press, 1969.

Book Contributions


  • "Romanian Liberalism (1821-1866)." Key Concepts of Romanian History. Alternative Approaches to Socio-Political Languages. . 2013.

  • "Kurdish Elites and Nationhood in Anatolia, 1890s-1938." Joyce Blau, l’éternelle chez les Kurdes. . 2013.

  • "Accommodation or Separation: Notes on the Romanians and Hungarians of Transylvania, 1867-1940." Hungary and Romania Beyond National Narratives. Comparisons and Entanglements. . 2013.

  • "Petru Comarnescu in anii ’60: America Revisited." Memoriam Florin. Smerenie. Pasiune. Credinţă. . 2013.

  • "Great Powers, Small Powers: Wallachia and Georgia Confront the Eastern Question, 1768-1802." The Balkans and the Caucasus. Parallel Processes on the Opposite Sides of the Black Sea . . 2012.

  • "Liberalismul românesc (1821-1866)." Istoria României prin concepte. . 2010.

  • "The Challenge of Modernism in Interwar Southeastern Europe: The Orthodox Response." Historia sub Specie Aeternitatis. In honorem magistri Alexandru Zub. . 2009.

  • "Modern Tajik Literature." Persian Literature. . New York: Bibliotheca Persica, 1988. 454-475.

Edited Books


  • Despre Biserica românilor din Transilvania. Documente externe (1744-1754) (Cluj-Napoca, 2009). . 2009.

  • The Journal of Kurdish Studies. . Louvain: Peeters Press, 2008.

Journal Articles

  • "Professor Farida Mamedova." Qafqaz Albaniyasinin Azerbaycanin ve Qafqazin Tarixinde yeri ve rola (2012):
  • "The Caucasian Albanians and the Arab Caliphate: The Crisis of Survival in the 7th and 8th Centuries." Ibid (2012):
  • "Interwar Southeastern Europe Confronts the West. The New Generation: Cioran, Yanev, Popovic." Angelaki: Journal of Theoretical Humanities 15.3 (2010): 9-26.
  • "Interwar Southeastern Europe Confronts the West. The New Generation: Cioran, Yanev, Popović." Angelaki: Journal of Theoretical Humanities 15.3 (2010): 9-26.
  • "Postfaţă. Perspectives." Despre Biserica românilor din Transilvania (2009):
  • "Radikális gondolkodás Délkelet-Európában a két világháború között: egy új generáció szembesül Európával." Múltunk 54.2 (2009):
  • "The Romania of the Kings." Studia Universitatis Petru Maior, Historia (Târgu Mureş) (2009):
  • "Nation-Formation in Comparative Perspective: The Romanians of Transylvania, the Jadids of Central Asia, and the Kurds of Anatolia." Revista de Etnologie si Culturologie 3 (2008): 158-175.
  • "Jadidism." Encylopaedia Iranica 14.4 (2008): 339-346.
  • "Erdelyi Fiatalok: The Hungarian Village and Hungarian Identity in Transylvania in the 1930s." Journal of Hungarian Studies 21.1-2 (2007): 85-99.

Encyclopedia Entries

  • Hitchins, Keith. "Romanian-Iranian Relations." Encyclopaedia Iranica. Online th ed. 2014.
  • "Khujand." Encyclopedia Iranica. 2009.
  • "Mawlawi." Encyclopedia Iranica. 2009.