Imagined communities : reflections on the origin and spread of nationalism / Benedict Anderson.

By: Anderson, Benedict R. O'G. (Benedict Richard O'Gorman), 1936-
Material type: TextTextLanguage: English Publisher: London ; New York ; Verso, 2006Edition: Rev. edDescription: xv, 240 p. ; 25 cmISBN: 9781844670864Subject(s): Nationalism -- HistoryDDC classification: 320.54 ANI LOC classification: JC311 | .A656 2006Online resources: OCLC | Ebook Fulltext
Contents:
Introduction -- Cultural roots -- The origins of national consciousness -- Creole pioneers -- Old languages, new models --- Official nationalism and imperialism -- The last wave -- Patriotism and racism -- The angel of history -- Census, map, museum -- Memory and forgetting -- Travel and traffic: on the geo-biography of Imagined communities.
Summary: 'Imagined Communities' examines the creation & function of the 'imagined communities' of nationality & the way these communities were in part created by the growth of the nation-state, the interaction between capitalism & printing & the birth of vernacular languages in early modern Europe.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 230-233) and index.

Introduction --
Cultural roots --
The origins of national consciousness --
Creole pioneers --
Old languages, new models ---
Official nationalism and imperialism --
The last wave --
Patriotism and racism --
The angel of history --
Census, map, museum --
Memory and forgetting --
Travel and traffic: on the geo-biography of Imagined communities.


'Imagined Communities' examines the creation & function of the 'imagined communities' of nationality & the way these communities were in part created by the growth of the nation-state, the interaction between capitalism & printing & the birth of vernacular languages in early modern Europe.

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