Myths and Nationhood

Myths and Nationhood

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by George Schopflin
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415919738

ISBN-13: 9780415919739

Pub. Date: 09/28/1997

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

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First Published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415919739
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
09/28/1997
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
5.20(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

The Contributors

Chapters

The Role of Myth: An Anthropological Perspective, or:'The Reality of the Really Made-Up'

Joanna Overing

The Functions of Myth and a Taxonomy of Myths

George Schopflin

The 'Golden Age' and

National renewal

Anthony Smith

The Myth of European Unity

Sonja Puntscher Riekmann

Myth-Making and National Identity: The Case of the GDR

Mary Fulbrook

Making History: Myth and the Construction of American Nationhood

Susan-Mary Grant

They Myth of Divine Election and Afrikaner Ethnogenesis

Bruce Cauthen

National Myths in the New Czech Liberalism

Kieran Williams

Polish National Mythologies

Norman Davies

National Mythology in the History of Ideas in Latvia: A View

from Religious Studies

Agita Misane and Aija Priedite

The Myth of Zion among East European Jewry

John D. Klier

Myths of National History in Belarus and Ukraine

Andrew Wilson

The Russian National Myth Repudiated

Geoffrey Hosking

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