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- St. Martin's Press 2016; US$ 26.99
America was built on nine distinct virtues which shaped the character of our nation and made it great. Grit, manliness, individualism, merit, profit and providence, dominion over our environment, thrift, and above all pride in our country?these qualities define us, and are the reason that hundreds of millions of people worldwide look to America... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2015; US$ 55.95
Nationalism appears to be rising in a renascent Asia and stoking tensions, aspirations, and identity politics while amplifying grievances and raising questions about prospects in what is touted as the Asian century. This book provides a broad overview and introduction to nationalism in Asia. Leading experts in their fields succinctly convey key information... more...
- Edinburgh University Press Ltd 2012; Not Available
Addresses issues of national identity and nationalism in Scotland from a political and linguistic perspective. Murray Leith and Daniel P. J. Soule compile a variety of attitudes and opinions from the political elite to the masses, examining the nature of national identity held by members of these groups and the differences within and between them.... more...
- Edinburgh University Press Ltd 2014; Not Available
Combining political theory and sociological interviews spanning four countries, Israel, the USA, Canada and the UK, Ilan Zvi Baron explores the Jewish Diaspora/Israel relationship and suggests that instead of looking at Diaspora Jews relationship with Israel as a matter of loyalty, it is one of obligation. Baron develops an outline for a theory... more...
- Primento Digital Publishing 2016; US$ 12.99
« Le confédéralisme, une dangereuse illusion » L?histoire démontre que, souvent, le nationalisme, destiné initialement à promouvoir les intérêts d?une communauté ethnique, dégénère facilement en un nationalisme inclusif, protectionniste, xénophobe et agressif à l?égard d?autres communautés, régions ou pays. Le confédéralisme qui prévoit la scission... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 119.95
The often violent emergence of new independent states following the end of the Cold War generated discussion about the normative grounds of territorial separatism. A number of opposing approaches surfaced debating whether and under which circumstances there is a right for a community to secede from its host country. Overwhelmingly, these studies placed... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 49.95
Since the 1990s, Baltic-Russian relations have been amongst the most contentious on the European continent. Energy security concerns, historical legacies, and the status of Russian minorities have all proved key flash points. Baltic-Russian relations have been described as a 'litmus test' of Russia's willingness to leave behind its imperialist ambitions;... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 109.95
As an ethnic minority the Nubians of Kenya are struggling for equal citizenship by asserting themselves as indigenous and autochthonous to Kibera, one of Nairobiâ??s most notorious slums. Having settled there after being brought by the British colonial authorities from Sudan as soldiers, this appears a peculiar claim to make. It is a claim that illuminates... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 47.95
This book explores the impact of cultural identity, the internal configurations of the educational field, and the struggles both inside and outside the educational systems of post-World War II Singapore and Hong Kong. By comparing the school politics of these two nations, Wong generates a theory that illuminates connections between state formation,... more...
- Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 25.99
Making Identity Count presents a new constructivist method for the recovery of national identity, applies the method in nine country cases, and draws conclusions from the empirical evidence for hegemonic transitions and a variety of quantitative theories of identity. more...