Peoples, cultures, and nations in political philosophy
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Peoples, cultures, and nations in political philosophy by Gilbert, Paul

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Published by Georgetown University Press in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


  • Group identity -- Political aspects.,
  • Nationalism.,
  • Political science -- Philosophy.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementPaul Gilbert.
LC ClassificationsJF1061 .G49 2000, JF1061 .G49 2000
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 223 p. ;
Number of Pages223
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17704013M
ISBN 100878408177
LC Control Number00039346

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Get this from a library! Peoples, cultures, and nations in political philosophy. [Paul Gilbert] -- "Wars of national secession and ethnic cleansing have disfigured recent years. These conflicts stem from claims that the same territory is occupied by separate 'peoples' for whom separate political. This is a comprehensive survey of the highly topical issue of peoples, cultures and nations in political philosophy. Its multidisciplinary approach will make it of relevance to courses in philosophy, politics, sociology and cultural studies, as well as of interest to the general reader. Peoples, Cultures and Nations in Political Philosophy. Probing the roots of these conflicts, this book provides the first comprehensive survey of the full range of political theories of ethnicity and nationalism. His multidisciplinary approach will be of value to those in philosophy, politics, sociology, and cultural studies. About the. Paul Gilbert is Emeritus Professor of Philosophy at the University of Hull. His previous books include The World, the Flesh and the Subject (with Kathleen Lennon, ), New Terror, New Wars (), Peoples, Cultures and Nations in Political Philosophy (), The Philosophy of Nationalism (), Terrorism, Security and Nationality (), and Human Relationships ().

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Indigenous Peoples and Politics. States, American Indian Nations, and Intergovernmental Politics By Anne F. Boxberger Flaherty. American Indian nations are sovereign political entities within the United States. The focus of this book is on the PingPu peoples in Taiwan and their right to official recognition as "indigenous peoples" by. The indigenous peoples of the Americas are the pre-Columbian peoples of North, Central and South America and their descendants.. Although some indigenous peoples of the Americas were traditionally hunter-gatherers—and many, especially in the Amazon basin, still are—many groups practiced aquaculture and impact of their agricultural endowment to the world is a testament to Bolivia: million. The political and economic relations between nations in the Modern World System is regulated by international institutions created during the second half of the twentieth century. The most notable institutions include the United Nations (UN), The World Bank Group, The International Monetary Fund (IMF), and the World Trade Organization (WTO). It provides you with a great view on how conflicts and conquests between nations and cultures shaped civilizations across history. definitely an interesting book. flag /5.