Amazon cover image
Image from Amazon.com

Self and Nation.

By: Contributor(s): Publisher: London : SAGE Publications, 2000Copyright date: ©2001Edition: 1st edDescription: 1 online resource (239 pages)Content type:
  • text
Media type:
  • computer
Carrier type:
  • online resource
ISBN:
  • 9781847876713
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Self and NationDDC classification:
  • 320.54
LOC classification:
  • JC311.R327
Online resources:
Contents:
Cover Page -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Preface -- 1 The National Question -- Psychology in a world of nations -- Defining issues -- Nation, imagination and contestation -- Conclusion -- 2 Psychology and Nationhood -- On the character of nations -- Social identity in social psychology -- Social identity in practice -- Conclusion: social identity and the nation -- 3 Nation and Mobilization -- Invoking the nation -- Nations and others: identifying the other -- Non-national politics -- Conclusion -- 4 National Identity and International Relations -- National identification and intergroup relations -- National values and international relations -- Metaphors and relations -- Conclusion -- 5 In Quest of National Character -- A singular quest -- Forming the national character -- Covering the tracks -- Conclusion -- 6 Lessons in National History -- Heroes -- Identity and history -- Conclusion -- 7 Representing the National Community -- Titles and entitlement -- Drawing the boundaries -- Representatives and representation -- Conclusion -- 8 Changing Categories and Changing Contexts -- New categories for new contexts -- Category shifts -- Conclusion -- 9 Nationalist Psychology and the Psychology of Nationhood -- A choice of sides -- Psychology in the service of nationalism -- Psychology and the analysis of nationhood -- Conclusion -- References -- Author Index -- Subject Index.
Summary: `Stephen Reicher and Nick Hopkins write with elegance and clarity, drawing the reader into their argument, without losing any of its complexity and nuance. This book deserves to make a major impact in studies of nationalism. It ought to become a classic…. I'm quite bowled over - it's really brilliant' - David McCrone, Edinburgh University.
Holdings
Item type Current library Call number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Ebrary Ebrary Afghanistan Available EBKAF00021975
Ebrary Ebrary Algeria Available
Ebrary Ebrary Cyprus Available
Ebrary Ebrary Egypt Available
Ebrary Ebrary Libya Available
Ebrary Ebrary Morocco Available
Ebrary Ebrary Nepal Available EBKNP00021975
Ebrary Ebrary Sudan Available
Ebrary Ebrary Tunisia Available
Total holds: 0

Cover Page -- Title -- Copyright -- Contents -- Preface -- 1 The National Question -- Psychology in a world of nations -- Defining issues -- Nation, imagination and contestation -- Conclusion -- 2 Psychology and Nationhood -- On the character of nations -- Social identity in social psychology -- Social identity in practice -- Conclusion: social identity and the nation -- 3 Nation and Mobilization -- Invoking the nation -- Nations and others: identifying the other -- Non-national politics -- Conclusion -- 4 National Identity and International Relations -- National identification and intergroup relations -- National values and international relations -- Metaphors and relations -- Conclusion -- 5 In Quest of National Character -- A singular quest -- Forming the national character -- Covering the tracks -- Conclusion -- 6 Lessons in National History -- Heroes -- Identity and history -- Conclusion -- 7 Representing the National Community -- Titles and entitlement -- Drawing the boundaries -- Representatives and representation -- Conclusion -- 8 Changing Categories and Changing Contexts -- New categories for new contexts -- Category shifts -- Conclusion -- 9 Nationalist Psychology and the Psychology of Nationhood -- A choice of sides -- Psychology in the service of nationalism -- Psychology and the analysis of nationhood -- Conclusion -- References -- Author Index -- Subject Index.

`Stephen Reicher and Nick Hopkins write with elegance and clarity, drawing the reader into their argument, without losing any of its complexity and nuance. This book deserves to make a major impact in studies of nationalism. It ought to become a classic…. I'm quite bowled over - it's really brilliant' - David McCrone, Edinburgh University.

Description based on publisher supplied metadata and other sources.

Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2019. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.

There are no comments on this title.

to post a comment.