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Call for Papers - Philosophy of borders: nations, states and immigration

Call for Papers
Philosophy of borders: nations, states and immigration

February 3-4, 2017.
Budapest, Hungary

We are pleased to announce the call for papers for the forthcoming conference entitled Philosophy of borders: nations, states and immigration.

Confirmed keynote speaker: David Miller (University of Oxford)

Weekend Readings 9/23/2016

H-Nationalism’s Weekend Reading series highlights recent and thought-provoking reviews, blog posts, brief articles, and op-eds.  Have something to say about something you read?  Feel free to respond here or contact David Prior (prior@mail.h-net.msu.edu) and Justin Collier (collierjustin@gmail.com) about writing a blogpost. Follow us on Twitter @HNationalism.

 

Dear All,

Author: 
Douglas W. Shadle
Reviewer: 
Kasper B. van Kooten

van Kooten on Shadle, 'Orchestrating the Nation: The Nineteenth-Century American Symphonic Enterprise'


Douglas W. Shadle. Orchestrating the Nation: The Nineteenth-Century American Symphonic Enterprise. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015. 344 pp. $55.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-19-935864-9.

Reviewed by Kasper B. van Kooten (Universiteit van Amsterdam)
Published on H-Nationalism (September, 2016)
Commissioned by Krisztina K. Lajosi-Moore

Orchestrating the Nation: The Nineteenth-Century American Symphonic Enterprise

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