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Szöcsik, Edina; Bochsler, Daniel (2012). All jointly or everyone on its own? On fissions and fusions of ethnic minority parties. In: Danero Iglesias, Julien; Stojanovic, Nenad; Weinblum, Sharon. New Nation-States and National Minorities. Colchester: ECPR Press, 233-256.
In this volume, the authors, from European, Canadian and American universities, focus on a very topical issue, the relations between nation states and national minorities which emerged in the 20th and 21st centuries. Dealing with various original case studies, such as Belarus, Poland, Moldova, Israel, or Malaysia, these relationships are studied from the perspective of the authorities of the new nation states and from the perspective of the minorities. The theoretical approach is inspired by Rogers Brubaker's work on 'nationalising states' (Ethnic and Racial Studies, 2011) and this leading author in the field provides a new discussion on the concept. The authors pay particular attention to the historical contexts in which the dynamics between nation-states and minorities developed and provide an innovative way of thinking about nationalism today.Given its position at the crossroad of different fields and broad geographical spectrum this book is relevant to a wide audience of scholars in the fields of nationalism, minority studies, citizenship studies, and multiculturalism.
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|Other titles:||On fissions and fusions of ethic minority parties|
|Item Type:||Book Section, refereed, original work|
|Communities & Collections:||06 Faculty of Arts > Institute of Political Science|
|Dewey Decimal Classification:||320 Political science|
|Deposited On:||16 Oct 2012 14:00|
|Last Modified:||05 Apr 2016 15:59|
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