Imagined Communities

Imagined Communities, Benedict Anderson's brilliant book on nationalism, forged a new field of study when it first appeared in 1983.

Imagined Communities

The definitive, bestselling book on the origins and development of nationalism...

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Imagined Communities
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Benedict Anderson
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-11-17 - Publisher: Verso

The definitive, bestselling book on the origins and development of nationalism...
Imagined Communities
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Benedict Anderson
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-09-13 - Publisher: Verso Books

This “sparkling” and world-famous work examines what drives people to live, die, and kill in the name of nations—revealing the surprising origins and development of nationalism (The Guardian) The full magnitude of Benedict Anderson’s intellectual achievement is still being appreciated and debated. Imagined Communities remains the most influential book on
Women's Life Writing and Imagined Communities
Language: en
Pages: 330
Authors: Cynthia Anne Huff
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Recognising the great legacy of women's life writings, this book draws on a wealth of sources to critically examine the impact of these writings on our communities.
Schools as Imagined Communities
Language: en
Pages: 217
Authors: S. Dorn, B. Shircliffe, D. Cobb-Roberts
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-02-06 - Publisher: Springer

Government forces mean the notion of a 'community' school has become less defined by decisions on core curriculum. This collection explores the extent to which collective notions of school-community relations have prevented citizens from speaking openly about the tensions created where schools are imagined as communities.
Imagined Communities
Language: en
Pages: 104
Authors: Jason Xidias
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-05 - Publisher: CRC Press

Benedict Anderson’s 1983 masterpiece Imagined Communities is a ground-breaking analysis of the origins and meanings of “nations” and “nationalism”. A book that helped reshape the field of nationalism studies, Imagined Communities also shows the critical thinking skills of interpretation and analysis working at their highest levels. One crucial aspect of