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A nation is a nation, is a state, is an ethnic group is a … .

A nation is a nation, is a state, is an ethnic group is a … . Ethnic and Racial Studies Volume 1 Number 4 October 1978 A nation is a nation, is a state, is an ethnic group is a .... Walker Connor State University of New York at Brockport and St. Antony's College, Oxford Events of the past decade have by now impressed upon even the more casual observer of world politics that ethnonationalism constitutes a major and growing threat to the political stability of most states. Rather than witnessing an evolution of stable state- or suprastate-communities, the observer of global politics has viewed a succession of situations involving competing allegiances in which people have illustrated that an intuitive bond felt toward an informal and unstructured subdivision of mankind is far more profound and potent than are the ties that bind them to the formal and legalistic state structure in which they find themselves. Present or recent large-scale violence within such Third World states as Burma, Burundi, Chad, Ethiopia, Guyana, India, Iraq, Kenya, Malaysia, Nigeria, Pakistan, the Philippines, the Sudan, Thailand, Turkey, and Uganda (to mention but a few of the afflicted states) amply testifies to the widespread failure of governments to induce a substantial segment of their citizenry to transfer their primary loyalty http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Ethnic and Racial Studies Taylor & Francis

A nation is a nation, is a state, is an ethnic group is a … .

Ethnic and Racial Studies , Volume 1 (4): 24 – Oct 1, 1978

A nation is a nation, is a state, is an ethnic group is a … .

Ethnic and Racial Studies , Volume 1 (4): 24 – Oct 1, 1978

Abstract

Ethnic and Racial Studies Volume 1 Number 4 October 1978 A nation is a nation, is a state, is an ethnic group is a .... Walker Connor State University of New York at Brockport and St. Antony's College, Oxford Events of the past decade have by now impressed upon even the more casual observer of world politics that ethnonationalism constitutes a major and growing threat to the political stability of most states. Rather than witnessing an evolution of stable state- or suprastate-communities, the observer of global politics has viewed a succession of situations involving competing allegiances in which people have illustrated that an intuitive bond felt toward an informal and unstructured subdivision of mankind is far more profound and potent than are the ties that bind them to the formal and legalistic state structure in which they find themselves. Present or recent large-scale violence within such Third World states as Burma, Burundi, Chad, Ethiopia, Guyana, India, Iraq, Kenya, Malaysia, Nigeria, Pakistan, the Philippines, the Sudan, Thailand, Turkey, and Uganda (to mention but a few of the afflicted states) amply testifies to the widespread failure of governments to induce a substantial segment of their citizenry to transfer their primary loyalty

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Taylor & Francis
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Copyright Taylor & Francis Group, LLC
ISSN
1466-4356
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0141-9870
DOI
10.1080/01419870.1978.9993240
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Abstract

Ethnic and Racial Studies Volume 1 Number 4 October 1978 A nation is a nation, is a state, is an ethnic group is a .... Walker Connor State University of New York at Brockport and St. Antony's College, Oxford Events of the past decade have by now impressed upon even the more casual observer of world politics that ethnonationalism constitutes a major and growing threat to the political stability of most states. Rather than witnessing an evolution of stable state- or suprastate-communities, the observer of global politics has viewed a succession of situations involving competing allegiances in which people have illustrated that an intuitive bond felt toward an informal and unstructured subdivision of mankind is far more profound and potent than are the ties that bind them to the formal and legalistic state structure in which they find themselves. Present or recent large-scale violence within such Third World states as Burma, Burundi, Chad, Ethiopia, Guyana, India, Iraq, Kenya, Malaysia, Nigeria, Pakistan, the Philippines, the Sudan, Thailand, Turkey, and Uganda (to mention but a few of the afflicted states) amply testifies to the widespread failure of governments to induce a substantial segment of their citizenry to transfer their primary loyalty

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Ethnic and Racial StudiesTaylor & Francis

Published: Oct 1, 1978

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