Nationalism in Europe
By (author) Oliver Zimmer
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Nationalism in Europe by Oliver Zimmer
Book DescriptionWhile nationalism had become politically significant well before the late nineteenth century, it was between 1890 and 1940 that it revealed its political explosiveness and destructive potential. Organised around specific themes, many of which are currently hotly debated among experts in the field, Oliver Zimmer's study discusses such key issues as: the modernity of nations and nationalism, the formation of the nationalising state and the significance of national ritual for modern mass-nations, the ways in which nationalism shaped the treatment of minorities, the relationship between nationalism and fascism, and the perception of nationalism by liberals and socialists. Zimmer's account is more explicitly focused on conceptual issues than most textbooks on the subject, and also more historical and historiographical than many of the existing theoretical overviews. The result is an incisive examination of the most powerful ideology of modern times.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780333947203
(216mm x 139mm x 11mm)
Imprint: Palgrave Macmillan
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publish Date: 9-Sep-2003
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Oliver Zimmer
Remaking the Rhythms of Life, Paperback (November 2015)
The late nineteenth century marked a period of profound change in the German lands, characterized by rapid economic growth, increased migration, ideological conflict, and cultural innovation. Throwing new light on a series of hotly debated topics, Oliver Zimmer explores how people drew on their creative energies to find their place in the world.
Contested Nation, Paperback (August 2007)
A study of how the Swiss gradually defined their national identity in the nineteenth century.
Power and the Nation in European History, Paperback (June 2005)» View all books by Oliver Zimmer
This book is a ground-breaking contribution to debates surrounding the formation of nations and nationalism in European history.
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Author Biography - Oliver Zimmer
OLIVER ZIMMER is Tutor and Fellow in Modern History at University College, University of Oxford, UK.
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