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Nationalism and the politics of culture in Quebec

by Richard Handler

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Published by University of Wisconsin Press in Madison, Wis .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Québec (Province)
    • Subjects:
    • Nationalism -- Québec (Province),
    • Culture -- Political aspects -- Québec (Province),
    • Québec (Province) -- Cultural policy.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRichard Handler.
      SeriesNew directions in anthropological writing
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1053.2 .H36 1988
      The Physical Object
      Paginationix, 217 p. :
      Number of Pages217
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2407048M
      ISBN 100299115100, 0299115143
      LC Control Number87040362

      Ernest Gellner, an important theorist wrote the book ‘Nations and Nationalism’. He defined nationalism as “primarily a political principle that holds that the political and the national unit should be congruent”. Nationalism is a modern concept. It emerged in Europe at the beginning of modern period.   Nationalism is a term used to describe a fervent emotional identification with one's country and its people, customs, and values. In politics and public policy, nationalism is a doctrine whose mission is to protect a nation's right to self-govern and shield fellow residents of a state from global economic and social pressures.

      Quebec and Nationalism Quebec and Nationalism – VIDEO TBA Required Readings: Custom Text, Issues in Canadian Politics, Chapter 8 (pp ) Custom Text, Issues in Canadian Politics, Chapter 8 (pp ) WEEK 9 – WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 6 th 9 Topic 3: Assimilation, Accommodation and Integration in Canadian Politics. It is one of the best books in the field of political science in the last decade.’ — Alain G. Gagnon, Canada Research Chair, University of Québec at Montréal ‘An elegantly written and carefully balanced analysis of the continuous relevance of nationalism in contemporary politics, including in .

      Cultural nationalism often occurs in the early phase of a national movement, sometimes before an explicitly political nationalism has appeared. But it can also recur in long-established national states (see Hutchinson ). The history of cultural nationalism begins in late eighteenth-century Europe. Nationalism is an emotional identification with fellow subjects of a state on the basis of shared language, customs, values, religion or culture. Nationalism is not a sense of loyalty to international organizations such as the United Nations, or to non-governmental bodies such as Amnesty International.


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