Category: Nationalism

  • Download E-books Mobilizing the Home Front: War Bonds And Domestic Propaganda (Presidential Rhetoric and Political Communication) PDF

    By James J. Kimble

    Kimble examines the U.S. Treasury’s 8 struggle bond drives that raised over $185 billion—the greatest unmarried household propaganda crusade identified to that point. The crusade enlisted such figures as Judy Garland, Norman Rockwell, Irving Berlin, and Donald Duck to domesticate nationwide morale and persuade american citizens to shop for struggle bonds.
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  • Download E-books Politics in the Vernacular: Nationalism, Multiculturalism, and Citizenship PDF

    By Will Kymlicka

    Will Kymlicka is largely considered as the main influential and unique theorist of the rights and standing of ethnocultural teams in liberal democracies. This quantity brings jointly fifteen of Will Kymlicka's fresh essays on nationalism, multiculturalism and citizenship. those essays extend at the recognized idea of minority rights first built in his Multicultural Citizenship. In those new essays, Kymlicka applies his idea to a number of urgent controversies concerning ethnic family members at the present time, responds to a couple of his critics, and situates the talk over minority rights in the better context of problems with nationalism, democratic citizenship and globalization.political methods. Taken jointly, those essays make a tremendous contribution to enriching our realizing of the idea and perform of ethnocultural family members in Western democracies.
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  • Download E-books Europe: A Nietzschen Perspective (Routledge Advances in European Politics) PDF

    By Stefan Elbe

    There was a deliberative, yet as but unsuccessful, test by means of students and coverage makers to articulate a extra significant thought of Europe, which might increase the legitimacy of the ecu Union and supply the foundation for a ecu identification. utilizing a close research of the writings of Nietzsche, Elbe seeks to deal with this challenge and argues that Nietzsche's pondering Europe can considerably light up our figuring out. He demonstrates how Nietzsche's critique of nationalism and the thought of the 'good eu' may help modern students within the quest for a imaginative and prescient of Europe and a definition of what it skill to be a eu citizen.
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  • Download E-books Heroes and Martyrs of Palestine: The Politics of National Commemoration (Cambridge Middle East Studies) PDF

    By Laleh Khalili

    Many many years have handed because the Palestinian nationwide circulate started its political and armed forces fight. In that point, poignant memorials at bloodbath websites, a palimpsest of posters of younger heroes and martyrs, sorrowful memories approximately misplaced family, and wistful photographs of younger women and men who fought as guerrillas, have all flourished in Palestinian refugee camps in Lebanon and within the Occupied Palestinian Territories. Heroes and Martyrs of Palestine tells the tale of the way dispossessed Palestinians have venerated their earlier, and the way via their dynamic daily narrations, their kingdom has been made even with no the institutional memory-making of a nation. Bringing ethnography to political technological know-how, Khalili invitations us to work out Palestinian nationalism in its right foreign context and lines its affinities with 3rd Worldist pursuits of its time, whereas tapping a wealthy and oft-ignored seam of Palestinian voices, histories, and thoughts.
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  • Download E-books Acting Alone: A Scientific Study of American Hegemony and Unilateral Use-of-Force Decision Making (Innovations in the Study of World Politics) PDF

    By Bradley F. Podliska

    Performing on my own: a systematic research of yank Hegemony and Unilateral Use-of-Force determination Making is a straight-forward research of unilateral U.S. army activities, that are based upon the facility disparity among the U.S. and the remainder of the realm. In fixing the puzzle as to why person presidents have made the 'wrong' selection to behave on my own, the writer lays out a president's habit, in the course of a predicament, as a two-step choice procedure. appearing on my own studies the well-studied first choice, finding out to take advantage of strength, in accordance with foreign clash literature and arranged alongside conventional traces. the writer then info the second one selection, determining to exploit unilateral strength, with an evidence of the criticisms of multilateralism and the explanations for unilateralism. to check a brand new idea of unilateral use of strength determination making, appearing on my own devises a definition and coding principles for unilateral use of strength, develops a sequential version of presidential use of strength selection making, and constructs a brand new, replacement degree of army strength, a Composite Indicator of army Revolutions (CIMR). It then makes use of 3 equipment - a statistical try with a heckman probit version, an scan, and case reports - to check U.S. trouble habit due to the fact 1937. through using those 3 equipment, the writer unearths that presidents are realists and make anticipated software calculations to behave unilaterally or multilaterally after their choice to exploit strength. The unilateral choice, specifically, absolutely correlates with a large army hole with an opponent, an opponent positioned within the Western hemisphere, and a countrywide safeguard chance.
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  • Download E-books China's New Nationalism: Pride, Politics, and Diplomacy PDF

    By Peter Hays Gries

    Three American missiles hit the chinese language embassy in Belgrade, and what american citizens view as an appalling and tragic mistake, many chinese language see as a "barbaric" and intentional "criminal act," the most recent in an extended sequence of Western aggressions opposed to China. during this ebook, Peter Hays Gries explores the jobs of conception and sentiment within the development of well known nationalism in China. At a time whilst the course of China's overseas and household rules have profound ramifications around the globe, Gries deals a unprecedented, in-depth examine the character of China's new nationalism, fairly because it consists of Sino-American and Sino-Japanese relations—two bilateral kin that hold notable implications for peace and balance within the twenty-first century.

    Through contemporary chinese language books and magazines, video clips, tv indicates, posters, and cartoons, Gries lines the emergence of this new nationalism. Anti-Western sentiment, as soon as created and inspired via China's ruling PRC, has been taken up independently by way of a brand new new release of chinese language. Deeply rooted in narratives approximately prior "humiliations" by the hands of the West and impassioned notions of chinese language id, well known nationalism is now undermining the Communist Party's monopoly on political discourse, threatening the regime's balance. As readable because it is heavily researched and reasoned, this well timed ebook analyzes the effect that well known nationalism may have on twenty-first century China and the world.
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  • Download E-books The National Question: Nationalism, Ethnic Conflict, and Self-Determination in the Twentieth Century PDF

    By Berch Berberoglu

    The category forces that experience come to play a vital function in directing pursuits in numerous socio-political, temporal, and geographic settings are explored in case reviews of

    * the political historical past of nationalist events in Palestine, Kurdistan, South Africa, Northern eire, Puerto Rico, the Basque state, and Quebec

    * the position of the kingdom in ethnic conflicts in India, China, the previous Soviet Union, and the previous Yugoslavia

    *the position of ladies and problems with gender and sophistication in Africa, the center East, and crucial the US.
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  • Download E-books The SAGE Handbook of Nations and Nationalism PDF

    The SAGE Handbook of countries and Nationalism gives readers a severe survey of the most recent theories and debates and offers a glimpse of the problems that would form their destiny. Its 3 sections consultant the reader throughout the theoretical techniques to this box of analysis, its significant issues – from modernity to reminiscence, migration and genocide – and the range of nationalisms discovered all over the world. the general target of this Handbook is to narrate theories and debates inside and throughout a number disciplines, remove darkness from subject matters and problems with primary significance in either historic and modern contexts, and convey how nationalism has impacted upon and interacted with different political and social kinds and forces. This publication will offer a much-needed source for students in diplomacy, political technology, social idea, and sociology.

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