For Love of Country: An Essay on Patriotism and Nationalism / Edition 1

For Love of Country: An Essay on Patriotism and Nationalism / Edition 1

by Maurizio Viroli
     
 

ISBN-10: 0198279523

ISBN-13: 9780198279525

Pub. Date: 11/09/1995

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Nationalism and patriotism are two of the most powerful forces shaping world history. Though seen by many as two sides of the same coin, they can and must be distinguished. Reconstructing the historical meaning of the terms, Maurizio Viroli shows that the two concepts have been used for very different political and ideological goals.  See more details below

Overview

Nationalism and patriotism are two of the most powerful forces shaping world history. Though seen by many as two sides of the same coin, they can and must be distinguished. Reconstructing the historical meaning of the terms, Maurizio Viroli shows that the two concepts have been used for very different political and ideological goals.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780198279525
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
11/09/1995
Pages:
216
Product dimensions:
5.75(w) x 8.75(h) x 0.72(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction
1. The Legacy of Republican Patriotism
2. Decline and Revival
3. Patriotism and the Politics of the Ancients
4. The Birth of the Language of Nationalism
5. The Nationalization of Patriotism
Epilogue: Patriotism without Nationalism

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