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The Flag Heritage Foundation issued »Vexillology as a Social Science« by Željko Heimer

Heimer: »Vexillology as a Social Science«, Flag Heritage Foundation, Danvers, MA, 2017.

The sixth publication in The Flag Heritage Foundation Monograph and Translation Series, titled Vexillology as a Social Science, was issued in April. It is the English adaptation of the major part of the doctoral thesis by Željko Heimer, defended at the Postgraduate Doctoral Studies of Sociology at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Studies of […]

In Memoriam Dr Whitney Smith

Dr. Whitney Smith (1940 -2016)

The father of modern vexillology, Whitney Smith established in 1961, together with Gerhard Grahl, the first vexilological journal The Flag Bulletin, and the next year estanlished the Flag Research Centre (FRC). He was its director until his retirement in 2013 when the entire considerable library and archive was transferred to the University of Texas in […]

New book Trako Poljak: »Croatian Symbolic Identity«, TIM press, Zagreb, 2016

Trako Poljak: Hrvatski simbolički identitet, TIM press, Zagreb, 2016.

Recently the Zagreb publisher TIM press issued a new monograph by Doc. Dr. Sc. Tijana Trako Poljak titled »Croatian Symbolic Identity« with subtitle »Meanings of National Symbols from Croatian Citizens’ Perspectives«. On 316 pages of paperback binding the monograph is result of the doctoral thesis and the scientific qualitative emipirical research performed in 2013. This […]

»Grb i zastava« № 15 Issued

A new issue of our magazine »Grb i zastava« was printed these days and our members may expect it soon in their mail boxes. Additional copes may be ordered through the Leykam International publishing house. From the contents we highlight: On the front page photographs from the Restrospective Exhibition of the International Art Flags Festival […]

Željko Heimer’s Thesis »Croatian Armed Forces Identity as Expressed through the Military Unit Flags in the Homeland War and Following it« Defended, 27.3.2013

With the thesis defence held on 27 March 2013, Željko Heimer accquired his doctorate at the post-graduate study of sociology at the Faculty of Humanities and Social Studies of the University of Zagreb. The thesis titled »Croatian Armed Forces Identity as Expressed through the Military  Unit Flags in the Homeland War and Following it« was made […]

Hrvatsko grboslovno i zastavoslovno društvo je član međunarodnih udruga | The Croatian Heraldic and Vexillological Association is a member of
FIAV (La Fédération Internationale des Associations Vexillologiques) & CIGH (La Confédération Internationale de Généalogie et d'Héraldique)
HGZD 2006