H-Nationalism’s Weekend Reading series highlights recent and thought-provoking reviews, blogposts, brief articles, and op-ed pieces.
H-Nationalism is a forum for conversation across academic and national frontiers and encompasses matters involving theory, methodology, history, and case studies of nationalism, nation formation, national identity, and related topics.
Funding to develop applications for a
MARIE SKLODOWSKI-CURIE EUROPEAN FELLOWSHIP
to hold at the
Centre for Citizenship, Civil Society and Rule of Law (CISRUL)
University of Aberdeen
Deadline for proforma: Tuesday 12th May 2015
In his recent blogpost, Gerry Hassan objects to the use of “secession” to describe the nationalist campaign for independence in Scotland (available here and through H-Nationalism’s April 3, 2015 “Weekend Reading”). Hassan’s main charge is that “secession,” “secessionist,” and “partition” are pejorative terms and refer only to illegal acts in international law.
Patterns of Integration of Old and New Minorities in a Europe of Complex Diversity