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Hyphenated. Transnational Feminism in Contemporary Israeli Art: Between Mizrahi and Arab Identities

Tal Dekel (ed.)

in Under the Skin: Feminist Art and Art Histories from the Middle East and North Africa Today

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
May 2021
ISBN:
9780197266748
eISBN:
9780191938146
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197266748.003.0004
Subject:
Art, Art History

The chapter discusses Jewish Israeli women immigrant artists through the case study of artist Jennifer Abesirra (b. 1984), an immigrant from France of Algerian origin. Abesirra's artworks stand as ... More


Views from the Indian Electorate: Satisfactions and Dissatisfactions with Democracy, Politics, and the Economy

Alfred Stepan

in India’s Reforms: How They Produced Inclusive Growth

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199915187
eISBN:
9780199933495
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199915187.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

Eminent political scientist Alfred Stepan analyzes the subjective responses of individuals when asked how their conditions have changed and how they see the future without necessarily connecting them ... More


Holy Wars and Holy Alliance: The Return of Religion to the Global Political Stage

Manlio Graziano

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780231174626
eISBN:
9780231543910
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231174626.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

Religions are reemerging in the social, political, and economic spheres previously occupied and dominated by secular institutions and ideologies. In the wake of crises exposing the limits of secular ... More


Rescaling power in an era of globalisation

Pierre Sintès

in Chasing the Past: Geopolitics of Memory on the Margins of Modern Greece

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781786940896
eISBN:
9781786944962
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786940896.003.0006
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Should we systematically see a connection between movement and a general weakening of the position of the nation-state? Should we be thinking in terms of a further consequence of European regional ... More


A Cacophony of Stories

Rogers M. Smith

in That Is Not Who We Are!: Populism and Peoplehood

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9780300229394
eISBN:
9780300252897
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300229394.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Most scholars agree that modern populists tell nationalist stories promising to protect “the people” against malignant elites. They appeal to economic and cultural anxieties stirred by many forms of ... More


Netizens, Revolutionaries, and the Inalienable Right to the Internet

Tok Thompson

in Posthuman Folklore

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781496825087
eISBN:
9781496825131
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781496825087.003.0006
Subject:
Sociology, Culture

This chapter examines the political implications of communal vernacular online art such as memes, mashups, and more. The tensions between these communal processes, and the various claims to ... More


Rethinking Humanitarian-Military Interventions: Violence and Modernity in an Age of Globalisation

Damian Grenfell

in Rethinking Humanitarian Intervention in the 21st Century

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781474423816
eISBN:
9781474435314
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474423816.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

In Chapter One Damian Grenfell argues that interventions are bound up with exogenous assertions of power that aim to reconfigure local populations not just in terms of a ‘liberal peace’, but also the ... More


Poverty in national perspective

Paul Spicker

in The Poverty of Nations: A Relational Perspective

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781447343325
eISBN:
9781447343363
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447343325.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

There was a time when nearly all economic and political analysis would have been done in national terms. Some commentators have been critical of ‘methodological nationalism’ – thinking that is ... More


Poverty and the state

Paul Spicker

in The Poverty of Nations: A Relational Perspective

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781447343325
eISBN:
9781447343363
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781447343325.003.0010
Subject:
Political Science, Political Economy

A country can be taken to represent a political community. All democratic countries have come to accept some role in the reduction of poverty. This is interested differently, but almost all ... More


The Return of God

Manlio Graziano

in Holy Wars and Holy Alliance: The Return of Religion to the Global Political Stage

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780231174626
eISBN:
9780231543910
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231174626.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter identifies the structural reasons for the return of religions to the public stage at the end of the 20th century.


The nation-state’s wobbly hyphen: the backlash against multiculturalism

Shailja Sharma

in Postcolonial Minorities in Britain and France: In the Hyphen of the Nation-State

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
May 2017
ISBN:
9781784993993
eISBN:
9781526121028
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9781784993993.003.0005
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This chapter look at the hyphen between nation and state in the term in nation-state. It theorises that the nation is ideologically and culturally constructed as opposed to the state. Minorities have ... More


Introduction

Sharada Balachandran Orihuela

in Fugitives, Smugglers, and Thieves: Piracy and Personhood in American Literature

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9781469640921
eISBN:
9781469640945
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of North Carolina Press
DOI:
10.5149/northcarolina/9781469640921.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, American, 20th Century Literature

The introduction tackles the place of piracy in the creation of the U.S. nation-state and more expansive conceptions of citizenship. Piracy is not simply an act of robbery against an individual man ... More


Reconfiguring the Body in a Modernizing Japan

Katsuya Hirano

in The Politics of Dialogic Imagination: Power and Popular Culture in Early Modern Japan

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780226060422
eISBN:
9780226060736
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226060736.003.0006
Subject:
History, Asian History

Chapter 5 examines why and how the new Meiji government made a much more concerted effort to regulate the popular culture as a focal point of its program of remaking the county into a capitalist ... More


The Death of God

Manlio Graziano

in Holy Wars and Holy Alliance: The Return of Religion to the Global Political Stage

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780231174626
eISBN:
9780231543910
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231174626.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter explains why, in the 19th and 20th centuries, many sociologists accepted and spread conventional wisdom about the end of religions.


Tamils and the Nation: India and Sri Lanka Compared

Madurika Rasaratnam

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2017
ISBN:
9780190498320
eISBN:
9780190638580
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190498320.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

Why are relations between politically mobilized ethnic identities and the nation-state sometimes peaceful and at other times fraught and violent? This book sets out a novel answer to this key puzzle ... More


You Have Been Loyal Wah Kiu

Michael Williams

in Returning Home with Glory: Chinese Villagers around the Pacific, 1849 to 1949

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9789888390533
eISBN:
9789888455102
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Hong Kong University Press
DOI:
10.5790/hongkong/9789888390533.003.0009
Subject:
History, Asian History

The huaqiao are often seen as loyal to the Chinese motherland, but for many in the qiaoxiang loyalty had a narrower focus. Despite this, not everyone who moved between the Pearl River Delta and the ... More


Borders and the Fragmentation of the Nation State

Leïla Vignal

in War-Torn: The Unmaking of Syria, 2011-2021

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
January 2022
ISBN:
9780197619988
eISBN:
9780197633038
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197619988.003.0003
Subject:
Political Science, Middle Eastern Politics

The chapter analyses how the Syrian national territory was progressively broken up into multiple local territories and divided along political and military lines (internal fronts) over the course of ... More


The Deconstruction of Nation-States: The Jihadis’ Revenge

Luis Martinez

in The State in North Africa: After the Arab Uprisings

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
June 2020
ISBN:
9780197506547
eISBN:
9780197520796
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780197506547.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

Chapter Seven entitled “The Deconstruction of Nation States: The Jihadis’ Revenge” shows how jihadi groups have taken advantage of the Arab revolts that are undermining political regimes, giving them ... More


Open Behind: Myth and Politics

Charles Turner

in Social Theory after the Holocaust

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853239659
eISBN:
9781846314087
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853239659.003.0013
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

This chapter contains an essay by Charles Turner that investigates the reluctance to accept a mythic understanding of politics. The relevance of myth is that it is particularistic and communitarian, ... More


International Order and the Nation-State

Malik R. Dahlan

in The Hijaz: The First Islamic State

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
January 2019
ISBN:
9780190909727
eISBN:
9780190943226
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190909727.003.0003
Subject:
History, Middle East History

In Chapters 2, the central aim is the detailed exploration of political structures and nationalist narratives. It describes and re-examines the developments of the nation-state in the international ... More


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