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Contacts, Collisions and Relationships: Britons and Chileans in the Independence era, 1806-1831

Andrés Baeza Ruz

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781786941725
eISBN:
9781789623192
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781786941725.001.0001
Subject:
History, Latin American History

This is a study on the relations between Britain and Chile during the Spanish American independence era (1806–1831). These relations were characterised by a dynamic, unpredictable and changing ... More


An absorptive patria

Arthur Aughey

in The Politics of Englishness

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
July 2012
ISBN:
9780719068720
eISBN:
9781781701300
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719068720.003.0002
Subject:
Political Science, UK Politics

This chapter considers a legend of integration, a narrative that may be said to constitute the English answer to problems of stable governance. It comments on Krishnan Kumar's The Making of English ... More


Cultural Pluralism and National Identity

Rebecca Tillett

in American Thought and Culture in the 21st Century

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748626014
eISBN:
9780748670673
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748626014.003.0015
Subject:
Society and Culture, Cultural Studies

This essay provides an historical context for considering ethnicity, immigration and American identity. Beginning with early positive cultural identities as found in de Crèvecoeur and de Tocqueville, ... More


Identity Is Not a Figure

Jean-Luc Nancy

in Identity: Fragments, Frankness

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780823256105
eISBN:
9780823261314
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823256105.003.0004
Subject:
Philosophy, General

In chapter 3, Nancy argues that to engage a debate on national identity in this way is a “deadly process” (processus mortifère), in the sense that it closes off identities from what makes them alive. ... More


Who?

Jean-Luc Nancy

in Identity: Fragments, Frankness

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780823256105
eISBN:
9780823261314
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823256105.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, General

In chapter six, entitled “Who?”, Nancy rejects the opposition between those who posit a given national identity, a substantial community, and those who call for a “cosmopolitan” or international ... More


Why Speak of Identity?

Jean-Luc Nancy

in Identity: Fragments, Frankness

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780823256105
eISBN:
9780823261314
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823256105.003.0008
Subject:
Philosophy, General

In chapter seven, Nancy returns to the absurdity for a government to mobilize such complex notions such as identity, national, national identity, clearly without any knowledge of the long history of ... More


Fragments …

Jean-Luc Nancy

in Identity: Fragments, Frankness

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780823256105
eISBN:
9780823261314
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823256105.003.0001
Subject:
Philosophy, General

In this introductory chapter, Fragments…, Nancy evokes the recent decision by the Sarkozy government to launch a national debate on “national identity,” expressing his stupefaction and outrage at ... More


Immigration and National Identities in Latin America

Nicola Foote and Michael Goebel (eds)

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780813060002
eISBN:
9780813050461
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813060002.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This book provides a comprehensive, comparative overview of immigration to Latin America, and presents original insight into the significance of immigration for regional national identities. The book ... More


Empire of Hope: The Sentimental Politics of Japanese Decline

David Leheny

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781501729072
eISBN:
9781501729089
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501729072.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

How do emotions become meaningful in public life? Closely examining key episodes in Japanese politics, Empire of Hope examines the varied roles that feelings play in contemporary politics. They ... More


Feeling American in America, Not Feeling British in Britain

Onoso Imoagene

in Beyond Expectations: Second-Generation Nigerians in the United States and Britain

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780520292314
eISBN:
9780520965881
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of California Press
DOI:
10.1525/california/9780520292314.003.0007
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

In chapter 6, I show how the specific history an immigrant group has with the receiving country is an important aspect of the context of reception which does not receive sufficient attention in ... More


Unearthing the Nation: Modern Geology and Nationalism in Republican China

Grace Yen Shen

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2014
ISBN:
9780226090405
eISBN:
9780226090542
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226090542.001.0001
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

Unearthing the Nation uses the development of modern geology to explore the complex relationship between science and nationalism in Republican China. While social commentators of the time could link ... More


Citizenship, Nation, Empire: The Politics of History Teaching in England, 1870-1930

Yeandle Peter

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719080128
eISBN:
9781781708354
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719080128.001.0001
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

Citizenship, Nation, Empire investigates the extent to which popular imperialism influenced the teaching of history between 1870 and 1930. It is the first book-length study to trace the substantial ... More


Post-Millennial Palestine: Literature, Memory, Resistance

Rachel Gregory Fox and Ahmad Qabaha (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781800348271
eISBN:
9781800852198
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781800348271.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Criticism/Theory

Post-Millennial Palestine: Literature, Memory, Resistance confronts how Palestinians have recently felt obliged to re-think memory and resistance in response to dynamic political and regional changes ... More


Motherlands of Choice: Ethnicity, Belonging, and Identities among Jewish Latin Americans

Jeffrey Lesser and Raanan Rein

in Immigration and National Identities in Latin America

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780813060002
eISBN:
9780813050461
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813060002.003.0006
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This essay looks at Jews in Argentina and Brazil as part of national culture, not as victims of it. By placing struggles for democratic, pluralist and socially just societies within a broader ... More


British Caribbean Migration and the Racialization of Latin American Nationalisms

Nicola Foote

in Immigration and National Identities in Latin America

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
May 2015
ISBN:
9780813060002
eISBN:
9780813050461
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9780813060002.003.0009
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This chapter explores the relationship between immigration and national identity in Latin America by analyzing the experiences of black migrants from the British Caribbean. The chapter outlines the ... More


Imperial values in the teaching of history II: the English ‘race’

Peter Yeandle

in Citizenship, Nation, Empire: The Politics of History Teaching in England, 1870-1930

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719080128
eISBN:
9781781708354
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719080128.003.0004
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

This chapter examines representations of race in historical education, in particular demonstrating how Herbartian notions of ‘race recapitulation’ influenced the teaching of other races. The chapter ... More


French Moves: The Cultural Politics of le hip hop

Felicia McCarren

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
September 2013
ISBN:
9780199939954
eISBN:
9780199347353
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199939954.001.0001
Subject:
Music, Dance, Ethnomusicology, World Music

For more than two decades, le hip hop has shown France’s “other” face: danced by minorities associated with immigration and the suburbs, it has channeled rage against racism and unequal opportunity ... More


La Joven Moderna in Interwar Argentina: Gender, Nation, and Popular Culture

Cecilia Tossounian

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2020
ISBN:
9781683401162
eISBN:
9781683401421
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University Press of Florida
DOI:
10.5744/florida/9781683401162.001.0001
Subject:
Society and Culture, Latin American Studies

This book reconstructs different images of modern femininities and their evolution during the 1920s and 1930s, showing that women were at the center of a public debate about modernity and its ... More


Troubling Memories of Colonialism

Erin Twohig

in Contesting the Classroom: Reimagining Education in Moroccan and Algerian Literatures

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2020
ISBN:
9781789620214
eISBN:
9781789629576
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.3828/liverpool/9781789620214.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, World Literature

This chapter considers a transformational moment in Algerian history: the first days of the independent school, when students could look forward to studying their own national history and literature. ... More


Migration in Europe

Michael Lister

in Citizenship in Contemporary Europe

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780748633418
eISBN:
9780748671977
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748633418.003.0007
Subject:
Political Science, Political Theory

Contemporary European societies are marked by migration – the movement of people across national boundaries. This poses challenges to conventional definitions of citizenship which draw a connection ... More


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