Nationalism, Social Theory and Durkheim

  • Authors
  • James Dingley

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vi
  2. James Dingley
    Pages 1-10
  3. James Dingley
    Pages 45-77
  4. James Dingley
    Pages 105-132
  5. James Dingley
    Pages 133-161
  6. James Dingley
    Pages 162-192
  7. James Dingley
    Pages 193-214
  8. James Dingley
    Pages 215-221
  9. Back Matter
    Pages 222-236

About this book

Introduction

Ethno-national and religious identity and violence dominate modern politics, from Northern Ireland to terrorism in Sri Lanka, the former Yugoslavia or Afghanistan and Iraq. This book shows that social theory should be a major tool in helping explain national, religious and identity problems.

Keywords

Emile Durkheim identity Nation nationalism politics social theory sociology terrorism violence

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9780230593107
  • Copyright Information Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 2008
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, London
  • eBook Packages Palgrave Social & Cultural Studies Collection
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-54574-2
  • Online ISBN 978-0-230-59310-7
  • About this book