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Nation and Identity (Ideas)

by Ross Poole

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages224
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Open LibraryOL7483488M
ISBN 100415126223
ISBN 109780415126229

National governments around the world are turning to branding consultants, public relations advisers and strategic communications experts to help them brand their jurisdiction. Using the tools, techniques and expertise of commercial branding is believed to help nations articulate more coherent and cohesive identities, attract foreign capital, and maintain citizen loyalty. Though debates over immigration have waxed and waned in the course of American history, the importance of immigrants to the nation's identity is imparted in civics classes, political discourse, and television and film.

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Get this from a library! Nation and identity. [Ross Poole] -- The author argues that the nation and national identity became a fundamental organising principle during the period of early modernity. The final chapter exposes the tensions between universalism and. Get this from a library! Nation, identity, and social theory: perspectives from Wales. [Ralph Fevre; Andrew Thompson; University of Wales. Board of Celtic Studies.;] -- "Nation, Identity and Social Theory - Perspectives from Wales draws on recent developments in social theory to discuss the different dimensions of nation and national identity in contemporary Wales.


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"Branding the Nation offers an exhaustive critique of the phenomenon of nation branding in regards to national identity, globalisation, and neoliberalism this book is an outstanding, highly relevant book about an increasingly influential phenomenon that has spread across the world. It contributes to fill an important gap in the literature Cited by: Nation and Identity provides a concise and comprehensive account of the place of national identity in modern life.

Ross Poole argues that the nation became a fundamental organising principle of social, political and moral life during the period of early modernity and that is has provided the organising principle of much liberal, republican and democratic by: National identity has its roots in loyalty to the tribe or family, but has at various points in history or in different regions been subsumed by affiliation with a religious denomination or political movement.

Since the European Enlightenment, the idea is most often associated with the political nation-state and the loyalties it inspires in people. The Times (UK) Best Books ofPolitics • Financial Times Best Books of "Smart, crisp We need more thinkers as wise as [Fukuyama]." —Anand Giridharadas, The New York Times Book Review (Editor's Choice) "Intelligent Nation and Identity book provocative." —SF Chronicle"[Identity] is in itself an indictment of the perilous times we live in today."—Arjun Neil Alim, The Standard (London)Cited by: Kenya: Identity of A Nation Author: Godfrey Mwakikagile Paperback: pages Publisher: New Africa Press (1 November ) ISBN ISBN ***** Book Description: This book is about Kenya as a country and as a nation.

It is also a. Nation and Identity provides a concise and comprehensive account of the place of national identity in modern life. Ross Poole argues that the nation became a fundamental organising principle of social, political and moral life during the period of early modernity and that is has provided the organising principle of much liberal, republican and democratic thought.

The Challenges to America's National Identity () is a treatise by political scientist and historian Samuel P. Huntington (–). The book attempts to understand the nature of American identity and the challenges it will face in the : Samuel P.

Huntington. The definition of the nation, and its relation to the state, can be pictured as a circle, with “thick” versions of identity on one side and “thin” versions on the other.

Book Description: Since its launch inTwitter has served as a major platform for political performance, social justice activism, and large-scale public debates over race, ethnicity, gender, sexuality, and nationality.

It has empowered minoritarian groups to organize protests, articulate often-underrepresented perspectives, and form community. Identity Crisis, the new book by John Sides, Michael Tesler, and Lynn Vavreck, attempts to settle this question once and for all.

Latest from the nation. May 8, Book Description. This text rethinks the contours of Japanese history, culture and nationality. Challenging the mythology of a historically unitary, even monolithic Japan, it offers a different perspective on culture and identity in modern Japan.

An imagined community is a concept developed by Benedict Anderson in his book Imagined Communities, to analyze on depicts a nation as a socially constructed community, imagined by the people who perceive themselves as part of that group.: 6–7 The media also creates imagined communities, through usually targeting a mass audience or generalizing and addressing.

An excellent introduction to the study of the nation and national identity. Smith illustrates an obvious bias towards the West in defining a nation, and one wishes that he had simply limited the scope of his work to the concept of the nation in the West - it would have tidied up a great deal of unhelpful asides/5.

Although the term "nation branding" is frequently associated with the act of creating favorable images of countries through marketing communications, little evidence suggests this is possible. This paper discusses how the "nation brand" can really be enhanced through strategy, substance, and symbolic actions.

Country examples such as South Korea are used to discuss issues in branding Cited by: An exploration of national identity within the full scope of social, political and cultural activity of lateth-century nations.

The essays in this volume focus upon the defining aspects of a number of European states examining factors that constitute the sense of identity in these countries. Timor-Leste’s long journey to nationhood spans years of colonial rule by Portugal, a short-lived independence inand a year occupation by Indonesia.

This book examines the history of nation-building and national identity in Timor-Leste, and the evolution of a collective identity throu. How Books Shaped The American National Identity Books can change the way we think and can influence events long after they were written.

The Library of Congress exhibit "Books That Shaped America. The best and most important book I have read on America and American Identity. Breaks down succinctly and clearly the state of the post-Cold War world and the choices that America can take and should take in response to multiculturalism and the threats of militant Islam and other rival world powers/5.

BY THE BOOK: Chottohanga Aketch on home and identity Friday February 14 Chottohanga Charles Aketch, a poet, is a teacher of English language and Literature in English at Nyamira Girls School. In addition, design, graphics, and the use of the Cherokee syllabary throughout the book were the work of noted Cherokee artist Roy Boney, who is the director of the Cherokee Nation language program.

This comprehensive history of the tribal nation is the first to undertake the task since Billy Jones and Odie Faulk’s Cherokees in.

Francis Fukuyama’s “Identity” and Kwame Anthony Appiah’s “The Lies That Bind” examine the role of personal identity in our modern age.Mexican National Identity is organized, well written, deeply researched, and coherent. It offers a mature analysis of Mexican popular culture and will stand as a benchmark for scholars working in the field for years to come."—Andrew Grant Wood, editor of On the Border: Society and Culture between the United States and Mexico.from book Core competencies.

National Identity. Chapter February a national identity that relates to a nation one does not. belong to but wishes to belong to, while it is : Eugene Tartakovsky.