Family as a Core
|Series title:||Heritage, Society and National Identity Ser.|
|Publication Date:||Oct 2013|
| Publisher:||Sussex Academic Press|
| Book Format:||Hardback|
|List Price:||USD $74.95|
| Book Description: |
Setting out the historical national and religious characteristics of the Italians as they impact on the integration within the European Union, this study makes note of the two characteristics that have an adverse effect on Italian national identity: cleavages between north and south and the dominant role of family. It discusses how for Italians family loyalty is stronger than any other allegiance, including feelings towards their...