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Association for the Study of Nationalities

Series Editor: Karl Cordell, Florian Bieber, Stefan Wolff

The books in this series focus on the dynamics and interactions of significant minority and majority nationalisms in the context of globalisation and their social, political and economic causes and consequences. Each book is focused on an important topic drawn from the rigorously peer-reviewed articles published in Nationalities Papers and Ethnopolitics,and includes authoritative theoretical reflection and empirical analysis by some of the most widely recognized experts in the world.

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1-10 of 16 results in Association for the Study of Nationalities
  1. Segment States in the Developing World

    Conflict's Cause or Cure?

    Edited by Matthew Hoddie, Caroline A. Hartzell

    Series: Association for the Study of Nationalities

    This book considers the relationship between territorial autonomy arrangements and ethnic conflict. As a means of ethnic conflict management, autonomy arrangements enjoy wide support among policymakers and academics. Countries ranging from the Sudan, the Philippines, and Britain have in recent...

    Published June 4th 2014 by Routledge

  2. State-building in the Western Balkans

    European Approaches to Democratization

    Edited by Soeren Keil

    Series: Association for the Study of Nationalities

    The Western Balkans have seen rapid changes since the end of the violent conflicts in the 1990s. The EU has been one of the main drivers for change, focusing on the political, economic and social transformation of the region to prepare the countries for membership in the Union. EU enlargement has...

    Published October 10th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Migration and Divided Societies

    Edited by Chris Gilligan, Susan Ball

    Series: Association for the Study of Nationalities

    The study of 'divided societies' has focused, historically, on either ethnic divides in colonial (or post-colonial) societies or on developed Western democracies which have ethnic power-sharing Government structures. The study of divided societies emerged historically at a moment when...

    Published July 19th 2013 by Routledge

  4. The Communist Quest for National Legitimacy in Europe, 1918-1989

    Edited by Martin Mevius

    Series: Association for the Study of Nationalities

    There are two popular myths concerning the relationship between communism and nationalism. The first is that nationalism and communism are wholly antagonistic and mutually exclusive. The second is the assertion that in communist Eastern Europe nationalism was oppressed before 1989, to emerge...

    Published March 15th 2013 by Routledge

  5. EU Conflict Management

    Edited by James Hughes

    Series: Association for the Study of Nationalities

    The EU’s self promotion as a ‘conflict manager’ is embedded in a discourse about its ‘shared values’ and their foundation in a connection between security, development and democracy. This book provides a collection of essays based on the latest cutting edge research into the EU’s active engagement...

    Published November 13th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Crimes of State Past and Present

    Government-Sponsored Atrocities and International Legal Responses

    Edited by David M. Crowe

    Series: Association for the Study of Nationalities

    War Crimes and acts of genocide are as old as history itself, but particularly during the 20th century. Yet what are war crimes and acts of genocide? And why did it take the world so long to define these crimes and develop legal institutions to bring to justice individuals and nations responsible...

    Published November 28th 2011 by Routledge

  7. The Comparative Approach to National Movements

    Miroslav Hroch and Nationalism Studies

    Edited by Alexander Maxwell

    Series: Association for the Study of Nationalities

    Miroslav Hroch’s Social Preconditions of National Revival has profoundly influenced the study of nationalism since it first appeared in English translation, particularly because of its famous three-phase model for describing and analyzing national movements in Eastern Europe. Contributors to this...

    Published October 4th 2011 by Routledge

  8. Ethnicity and Religion

    Intersections and Comparisons

    Edited by Joseph B. Ruane, Jennifer Todd

    Series: Association for the Study of Nationalities

    Religion has regained political prominence in the twenty first century and not least for the manner in which it intersects with ethnicity. Many ethnic conflicts have a strong religious dimension, and religion appears as a powerful force for mobilisation, solidarity and violence. Religion and...

    Published November 10th 2010 by Routledge

  9. The Ethnopolitics of Elections

    Edited by Florian Bieber, Stefan Wolff

    Series: Association for the Study of Nationalities

    This volume conceptualizes the dynamics underlying electoral politics in ethnically divided societies, providing empirical evidence and analysis of recent elections in such societies on a comparative and single-case basis, including case studies of Macedonia, Slovakia, Belgium, Malaysia, Singapore,...

    Published February 23rd 2009 by Routledge

  10. Identities, Nations and Politics after Communism

    Edited by Roger E. Kanet

    Series: Association for the Study of Nationalities

    This book focuses on questions of identity that have confronted the countries of Central and Eastern Europe after the collapse of the communist system that had previously provided them with an identity. This development both facilitated and necessitated a reassessment of the now independent...

    Published April 25th 2008 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. From Socialist to Post-Socialist Cities: Cultural Politics of Architecture, Urban Planning, and Identity in Eurasia
    Edited by Alexander C. Diener, Joshua Hagen
    To Be Published November 20th 2014

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