Modern Greek Studies Association

Prof. Gerasimos Augustinos

Distinguished Professor Emeritus

University of South Carolina


Ph.D. 1971 Indiana University (History)

M.A. 1963 Indiana University (History)

B.A. 1962 Syracuse University (History)

Principal Publications

"Greece and the Balkans Between the World Wars: Self-Identity, the Other, and National Development," in Greece and the Balkans: Identities, Perceptions and Cultural Encounters Since the Enlightenment, Ed. Dimitris Tziovas, Alldershot, Eng.: Ashgate, 2003.

The Greeks of Asia Minor. Kent, Ohio: Kent State University Press, 1992.

Chapter on “Hellenism and Modern Greek”, Eastern European Nationalism. Ed. Peter Sugar. Washington, DC: American University Press, 1995.

Chapter on “Development Through the Market in Greece: The State, Entrepreneurs, and Society” in Diverse Paths to Modernity in Southeastern Europe, Ed. Gerasimos Augustinos, Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 1991.

"Culture and Authenticity in a Small State: Historiography and National Development in Greece". East European Quarterly 23.1 (March 1989): 17-31.

"Individual Rights and State Interests in an Era of Great Power Conflict: The Demirali Affair, 1855-1856". Journal of the Hellenic Diaspora 9.3 (Fall 1982): 39-63.

Consciousness and History: Nationalist Critics of Greek Society. Boulder, CO: East European Monographs, 1977.

Department of History
University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC 29208

(803) 777-7324
(803) 777-4494 (F)

Areas of Specialization

Modern Greece
Nationalism and Identity

Courses Taught in Modern Greek Studies

Destination Greece: Images in History

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