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Published: 01 October 2016

232 Pages

5.4x8.4 inches

ISBN: 9780190607913

Bookseller Code (01)

Nationalism and the Multination State

Alain Dieckhoff

  • Argues that nationhood remains a central aspect of modernity to avoid the breaking up of states
  • In the post-Cold War era the challenge of national pluralism and the rise of independence movements can be met through 'multi-nation' democratic states
  • Dieckhoff's sensible and clear-headed analysis illustrates why nationalism must be addressed particularly by states vulnerable to breakup