Encountering nationalism / Jyoti Puri.

"Encountering Nationalism introduces students to concepts of nationalism in an accessible, critical, and timely way. It provides an overview of the central theories, aspects, and inconsistencies of nationalism. The book explores the promises and pitfalls of nationalism, its cultural and politic...

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Main Author: Puri, Jyoti.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Malden, MA : Blackwell, 2004.
Series:21st-century sociology ; 6.
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Summary:"Encountering Nationalism introduces students to concepts of nationalism in an accessible, critical, and timely way. It provides an overview of the central theories, aspects, and inconsistencies of nationalism. The book explores the promises and pitfalls of nationalism, its cultural and political aspects, and its revolutionary and repressive possibilities. The chapters are organized around the importance of the state, race, gender, sexuality, and ethnicity to nationalism, and the future of nationalism."--Jacket.
Physical Description:248 pages ; 24 cm.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:0631231056
9780631231059
0631231064
9780631231066