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  • Commercial Nationalism and Tourismby Leanne White

    Channel View Publications 2016; US$ 40.00

    This book combines academic analysis and critical exploration to examine national narratives in the context of tourism and events. It explores how particular narratives are woven to tell (and sell) a national story and closely examines how national texts create key archival imagery that can promote tourism and events and shape national identity. more...

  • Workers and Nationalismby Jakub S. Bene?

    OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 89.99

    Tells the story of how nationalism spread among industrial workers in central Europe in the twentieth century, addressing the far-reaching effects, including the democratization of Austrian politics, the collapse of internationalist socialist solidarity before World War I, and the twentieth-century triumph of Social Democracy in much of Europe. more...

  • Copts and the Security Stateby Laure Guirguis

    Stanford University Press 2016; US$ 29.95 US$ 27.50

    Copts and the Security State combines political, anthropological, and social history to analyze the practices of the Egyptian state and the political acts of the Egyptian Coptic minority. Laure Guirguis considers how the state, through its subjugation of Coptic citizens, reproduces a political order based on religious identity and difference. The... more...

  • Der literarische Kampf um den Arbeiterby Michaela Menger

    De Gruyter 2016; US$ 106.19

    In the years 1930?1933, the NSDAP competed with the Communist Party to win over a broad target audience: the workers. Literature was one of their weapons in this battle. The study examines the underlying premises and methods behind the popular schemata used for agitating the working class. It focuses on aspects of literary politics, book design, the... more...

  • Advanced Introduction to Nationalismby Liah Greenfeld

    Edward Elgar Publishing 2016; US$ 24.95

    This original Introduction presents nationalism as the most important social force shaping the ways modern people live their lives. It explains the formative influence of nationalism in the public spheres of politics and the economy, as well as the most private ones of emotional wellbeing and mental illness. Along the way, it illuminates widely used... more...

  • Betrayed Allyby Christopher Arnander; Frances Wood

    Pen and Sword 2016; US$ 21.26

    The Great War helped China emerge from humiliation and obscurity and take its first tentative steps as a full member of the global community. In 1912 the Qing Dynasty had ended. President Yuan Shikai, who seized power in 1914, offered the British 50,000 troops to recover the German colony in Shandong but this was refused. In 1916 China sent a vast... more...

  • Right-Wing Terrorism in the 21st Centuryby Daniel Koehler

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 54.95

    This book is the first comprehensive academic study of German right-wing terrorism since the early 1960s available in the English language. It offers a unique in-depth analysis of German violent, extremist right-wing movements, terrorist events, groups, networks and individuals. In addition, the book discusses the so-called ?National Socialist Underground?... more...

  • The New Elizabethan Ageby Irene Morra; Rob Gossedge

    I.B.Tauris 2016; US$ 40.00

    In the first half of the twentieth century, many writers and artists turned more...

  • Worth Dying Forby Tim Marshall

    Elliott & Thompson 2016; US$ 14.99

    When you see your nation?s flag fluttering in the breeze, what do you feel? For thousands of years flags have represented our hopes and dreams. We wave them. Burn them. March under their colours. And still, in the 21st century, we die for them. Flags fly at the UN, on the Arab street, from front porches in Texas. They represent the politics of high... more...

  • Development in the Third World: From Policy Failure to Policy Reformby Kempe Ronald Sr. Hope

    Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 52.95

    First Published in 1996. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an Informa company. more...