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Nationalism in Asia : a history since 1945 / Jeff Kingston.

By: Kingston, Jeff, 1957-.
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookCall no.: DS35.2 .K56 2017Publication: Chichester, West Sussex, UK : Wiley Blackwell, c2017Description: xxii, 314 p. : ill., maps.ISBN: 9780470673027 (PB); 0470673028 (PB); 9780470673010 (HB); 047067301X (HB).Subject(s): Nationalism -- Asia -- History | Asia -- History -- 1945- | Asia -- Politics and government -- 1945-
Contents:
Introduction -- Part I. National identity. The idea of nation -- Contemporary culture wars and national identity -- Nation branding confronts troubling realities -- Part II. Political economy and spectacle. Economic nationalism --Democracy and nationalism -- Sports nationalism -- Part III. Shackles of the past. Chosen and unchosen traumas -- Museums and memorials -- Textbook nationalism and memory wars -- Part IV. Flashpoints and fringes. Nationalism and territorial disputes -- Nationalism and the fringes -- Select bibliographical guide to nationalisms in Asia.
List(s) this item appears in: New Books 2017-07 (Foreign)
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-302) and index.

Introduction -- Part I. National identity. The idea of nation -- Contemporary culture wars and national identity -- Nation branding confronts troubling realities -- Part II. Political economy and spectacle. Economic nationalism --Democracy and nationalism -- Sports nationalism -- Part III. Shackles of the past. Chosen and unchosen traumas -- Museums and memorials -- Textbook nationalism and memory wars -- Part IV. Flashpoints and fringes. Nationalism and territorial disputes -- Nationalism and the fringes -- Select bibliographical guide to nationalisms in Asia.

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