Maja Mikula's scientific contributions

Citations

... Consequently, the tourist and gasterbeiter (guest-worker)-both carefully governed by the state-became the paradigmatic figures of regime survival throughout the 1970s" (Hozic 2012: 616). Mikula's (2010) account shows that as Yugoslav citizens' living standards improved they began to travel abroad in large numbers for both recreation and shopping. Not only did shopping increase in scale and geographic spread but also the desire for foreign goods associated with a "western lifestyle, was encouraged and sustained through the continuing cultural influence of the Yugoslav guest workers living in the affluent Western European countries (Mikula 2010: 215)". ...