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Routledge Studies in Nationalism and Ethnicity

Series Editor: William Safran

This series draws attention to some of the most exciting issues in current world political debate: nation-building, autonomy and self-determination; ethnic identity, conflict and accommodation; pluralism, multiculturalism and the politics of language; ethnonationalism, irredentism and separatism; and immigration, naturalization and citizenship. The series includes monographs as well as edited volumes, and through the use of case studies and comparative analyses will bring together some of the best work to be found in the field.

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  1. Welfare, Ethnicity and Altruism

    New Data and Evolutionary Theory

    Edited by Frank Salter

    Series: Routledge Studies in Nationalism and Ethnicity

    Welfare, Ethnicity, and Altruism applies the controversial theory of 'Ethnic Nepotism', first formulated by Irenäus Eibl-Eibesfeldt and Pierre van den Berghe, to the modern welfare state (both are authors in this volume). This theory states that ethnic groups resemble large families whose members...

    Published February 5th 2004 by Routledge

  2. Post-Cold War Identity Politics

    Northern and Baltic Experiences

    Edited by Marko Lehti, David J Smith

    Series: Routledge Studies in Nationalism and Ethnicity

    During the past decade northern Europe has started to assume an identity of its own. Categories of East and West have become blurred, challenging as well the idea of what it means to be Nordic. Post-Cold War Identity Politics maps this process in Scandinavia. Looking at projects designed to help...

    Published June 1st 2003 by Routledge

  3. Diasporas and Ethnic Migrants

    Germany, Israel and Russia in Comparative Perspective

    Edited by Rainer Munz, Rainer Ohliger

    Series: Routledge Studies in Nationalism and Ethnicity

    This work adopts a comparative approach to explore interrelations between two phenomena which, so far, have rarely been examined and analysed together, namely the dynamics of diaspora and minority formation in Central and Eastern Europe on the one hand, and the diaspora migration on the other....

    Published March 1st 2003 by Routledge

  4. Ideology, Legitimacy and the New State

    Yugoslavia, Serbia and Croatia

    By Sinisa Malesevic

    Series: Routledge Studies in Nationalism and Ethnicity

    A comparative analysis of the dominant ideologies and modes of legitimization in communist Yugoslavia and post-Communist Serbia and Croatia. The aim of the book is to identify and explain dominant normative and operative ideologies and principal modes of legitimization in these three case studies....

    Published September 19th 2002 by Routledge

  5. Ethnic Groups in Motion

    Economic Competition and Migration in Multi-Ethnic States

    By Milica Z. Bookman

    Series: Routledge Studies in Nationalism and Ethnicity

    This title focuses on one aspect of migration, namely its ethnic competition. Rather than observe population movements in general, the study is limited to the movements of specific ethnic groups. It explores the role played by ethnicity in determining which groups move and which groups stay....

    Published June 29th 2002 by Routledge

  6. Identity and Territorial Autonomy in Plural Societies

    Edited by Ramón Máiz, Safran William

    Series: Routledge Studies in Nationalism and Ethnicity

    Focusing on autonomy in countries whose societies are marked by ethnic diversity, this work examines the effects of territorial solutions to the safeguarding of cultural identities. Contributors distinguish among types of autonomy and their impact on pluralism, democracy and unity of the state....

    Published March 1st 2000 by Routledge

  7. Nationalism and Ethnoregional Identities in China

    Edited by Safran William

    Series: Routledge Studies in Nationalism and Ethnicity

    Western political scientists have tended to neglect the ethnic dimension in China, and have overemphasized the development from large empire to unified nation. This book brings together a number of case studies on the ethnic and regional dimensions of Chinese politics and society....

    Published September 1st 1998 by Routledge

  8. Ethnicity and Citizenship

    The Canadian Case

    Edited by Jean Laponce, Safran William

    Series: Routledge Studies in Nationalism and Ethnicity

    Examining past and present policies on immigration, current arguments regarding the evolution of the Canadian constitutional system and the continuing search for new definitions of citizenship; this book looks at the components of citizenship in Canada and the diversity of attitudes....

    Published May 31st 1996 by Routledge

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