CORNEL SIGMIREAN Abstract Beginning with the 12th century, universities became, gradually, the main centers for shaping European culture and civilization, European elites. The development of cities and states imposed the promotion of trained, capable individuals to administer business, to master
FRANCESCO FRIZZERA Abstract The group of Italian-speaking citizens of the Habsburg Empire living in Trentino, a small region located at the western border of the Empire, is an excellent example of the interruption of everyday life caused by the war.
DANIELA DETEȘAN Abstract Until the introduction of civil marriage in Transylvania, through Laws XXXI, XXXII, and XXXIII/1894–1895, the contracting and dissolution of marriage was under the responsibility of the Church. Divorce was a relatively marginal and hard-to-measure phenomenon. Due to
ELA COSMA Founded 102 years ago, as the first Institute of National History in Romania (1920), over time affiliated to the Cluj University and to the Romanian Academy, the current Institute of History – “George Barițiu” – in Cluj-Napoca had
GHEORGHE CLIVETI Abstract This historiographical approach of a very complex topic, especially concerning the recognition of the Romania՚s Independence at the Congress of Berlin, in 1878, involved a very intensive investigation of the documentary sources and an accurate evaluation of
FLORIN-LAURENŢIU BUCUR Abstract The beginning of the 20th century found the Romanian nation with a literacy rate that placed it among the least educated ones in the Austro-Hungarian Empire. With almost no initiative to educate the masses of illiterate adults
MIRCEA-GHEORGHE ABRUDAN Abstract In the night of 5 to 6 May 1950, the repressive organs of the communist regime in Romania arrested and interrogated 69 former dignitaries of the Romanian governments from the interwar period and the Second World War.
Table of Contents From the University of Cluj and the Romanian Academy to Communist Prisons: The Arrest (5–6 May 1950) and Incarceration (May 1950 – July 1955) of Historian Ioan Lupaș (1880–1967) Download PDF View Abstract Literacy Efforts of Transylvanian
IOAN-AUREL POP, ALEXANDRU SIMON Abstract Since autumn 1475, the plague repeatedly ravaged Rome. Because of the renewed outbreak of the plague, in June 1476, Pope Sixtus IV left the city on the Tiber and took-up residence in Foligno, in Umbria.
GHEORGHE IACOB Abstract Even though Bessarabia and Bukovina were the first provinces to join the Romanian Kingdom in 1918, today all of Bessarabia and part of Bukovina are separated from the country. At the risk of walking the well-trodden path