Who are the Albanians?: The Illyrian Anthroponymy and the Ethnogenesis of the Albanians – A Challenge to Regional Security

Vladislav B. Sotirović
2012 Serbian Studies Journal of the North American Society for Serbian Studies  
Research problem: The Albanian ethnogenesis and national identity framed by the "Illyrian" theory of Albanian ethnical and cultural origin and the main possible political consequences of the implementation of the "Illyrian" theory of Albanian ethnogenesis, accepted firstly by the national awakening movement of the Albanians (1878-1913) called "Rilindja", i.e., the renaissance. Methodology: Analysis and comparison of different historical sources, scientific literature and
more » ... logically-propaganda works by distinct and opposite authors of different ethnical and educational backgrounds.
doi:10.1353/ser.2012.0032 fatcat:whatcw5zwfcozdzmrkdbab22ve