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The World of the Island Hvar at the Dawn of the Modernity

Code: 130998
ECTS: 2.0
Lecturers in charge: prof. dr. sc. Mladenko Domazet
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1. komponenta

Lecture typeTotal
Lectures 30
* Load is given in academic hour (1 academic hour = 45 minutes)
This course deals with the history of Stari Grad and Jelsa, two cities on the island of Hvar,from the second half of the 19th century to the beginning of World War II. Its aim is to articulate the potential of archival sources and historical reconstructions on the level of micro history in relation to the general historical processes. In particular, it focuses on the upswing of shipping and maritime businesses, on the period of great economic activity and the Wine clause, on port traffic, spatial resources, the cycles of economic crisis , the history of everyday life, depopulation processes, social and cultural history and on perspectives of urban development.
Learning outcomes:
  1. 1. to identify key events, processes and their protagonists, and the relation of micro and macro history
    2. interpret the continuity and changes on behalf of the examples of the economy, society and urbanization;
    3. compare and contrast the different policy options, values, individuals and local institutions
    4. identify gaps in available historical sources, use contextual knowledge and be able to identify the perspective of local communities
    5. to explain (understand) the importance of the history of ev
  1. Stari Grad na Hvaru - Otočni grad na razmeđu 19. i 20. stoljeća, , Mladen Domazet, Muzej Staroga Grada na Hvaru, 2011.
  2. Isječci iz života - Stari Grad na otoku Hvaru (1914.-1941.), , Mladen Domazet, Muzej Staroga Grada na Hvaru, 2016.
  3. Jelsa u vrtlogu općih procesa i lokalnih inicijativa 1868.-1941., , Mladen Domazet, Muzej općine Jelsa, 2021.
5. semester
Povijest 5 - Regular studij - History
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