By Anthony D. Smith
"The scope of Smith's paintings is breathtaking ... half I is in a few respects the main unique a part of the booklet; to my wisdom there is not any related survey." magazine of yank Ethnic History
"Unquestionably a tremendous contribution to the literature on nationalism ... it is a considerate, insightful research into the roots and strengths of ethnonational id. ... i like to recommend it unhesitatingly to all scholars of nationalism." Walker Connor, Trinity university, Hartford
A well-researched, perceptive research of a huge topic. It discusses comprehensively ethnic groups in pre-modern eras and ethnic and countries in smooth ones. as well as being in keeping with sturdy evidence, it's methodologically sound and conceptually provocative ... no political scientist, historian or sociologist can do with no it." A. Jacob M. Landau, The Hebrew collage of Jerusalem
"Smith's intensity of studying is awe-inspiring, and this paintings merits a admired position anyplace nationalism is discussed." Michael Levin, Ethnic and Racial Studies
From the again Cover
This booklet is a superb, complete account of the ways that international locations and nationhood have developed through the years. winning in hardback, it's now to be had in paperback for a pupil audience.
Paperback: 312 pages
writer: Wiley-Blackwell; Reprint version (January eight, 1991)
Product Dimensions: nine x 6.1 x 0.8 inches
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