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Nationalism A Short History

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ISBN-10: 0815737017

ISBN-13: 9780815737018

Edition: 2019

Authors: Liah Greenfeld

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Tracing the origins and reemergence of a phenomenon once thought vanquished by the modern, globalized world. "We need a nation," declared a certain Phillippe Grouvelle in 1879, "and the Nation will be born."--from Nationalism: A Short History Nationalism, once the scourge of world politics, is back. And for many today, Grouvelle's simple declaration is all that is needed to will a nation into being. But as historian Liah Greenfeld shows in her new book, a sense of nation, of nationalism, is the slow distillation of ideas and beliefs, and the struggles over them, not the product of a pronouncement. Greenfeld takes the reader on an intellectual journey through the origins of the word…    
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Book details

List price: $32.99
Copyright year: 2019
Publisher: Brookings Institution Press
Publication date: 6/18/2019
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 158
Size: 5.48" wide x 8.14" long x 0.39" tall
Weight: 0.660
Language: English

Liah Greenfeld is University Professor and Professor of Political Science, Sociology, and Anthropology at Boston University.