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The Mortality and Morality of Nations.

Author: Uriel Abulof
Publisher: New York : Cambridge University Press, 2015.
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This book answers how mortality and morality figure and intertwine in the life and death of nations - both in theory and in practice.
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Abulof, Uriel.
Mortality and Morality of Nations.
New York : Cambridge University Press, ©2015
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Uriel Abulof
ISBN: 9781316378755 1316378756
OCLC Number: 918625275
Description: 1 online resource (386 pages)
Contents: Cover; Half-title; Title page; Copyright information; Table of contents; Preface; Acknowledgments; 1 Introduction; Theory; Case Studies; 2 Theory; Meaning; Identity politics; Collective causae-sui; Mortality; Death and doubt in IR discourse; Locating small nations; ``Losing face:́́ ontological insecurity; ``Losing ground:́́ epistemic insecurity; Morality; Emergence and evolution; Political legitimation; Existential self-legitimation; Legitimating identity; Legitimating polity; Liberty; Moral malleability; Evolving ethnosphere; Ethnic identity; National polity; Language; 3 The French Canadians. The ``canadiens:́́ the emergence of an endangered ethnieLa Nouvelle France: 1534-1760; ``Oh, blessed fall:́́ 1760-1840; The French Canadians: the rise and demise of ethno-religionism; ``Faith is the cement of the nation:́́ 1840-1867; ``A real nation:́́ 1867-1914; ``Being ourselves!:́́ 1914-1945; ``The impossible dream:́́ 1945-1960; The Québécois: the rise and demise of ethnonationalism; ``Masters of our own house:́́ 1960-1967; ``Long live independent Québec:́́ 1967-1980; ``Je me souviens ́́(I remember): 1981-; 4 Jews and Zionists; Ontological insecurity: Jewish identity in modernity. Epistemic insecurity: Jewish and Zionist survival in questionExistential threats: Zionismś ``holes in the net;́́ The ``demographic demon:́́ danger to the Jewish majority; The international sphere; The regional sphere: the Middle East and the occupied territories; The domestic sphere: the State of Israel; Existential threads: the lifelines of Zionism; Religion; History; Culture; Democracy; Expediency; Justice; Law; Survival; Self-realization; Homeland; Compromise; Force; Psychological mitigation; 5 The Afrikaners; Ontological insecurity: the birth of the Afrikaner ethnie. ``I am an Afrikaner! ́́(1652-1795)``To be one nation ́́(1795-1881); Epistemic insecurity: Afrikaner survival in question; Existential threats: Afrikanerdomś ``Holes in the Net;́́ The international sphere; The regional sphere; The domestic sphere; The British threat; The Black threat; The intra-Afrikaner threat; Existential threads: the lifelines of Afrikanerdom; Race; Religion; History; Culture; Regime; Expediency; Law and justice; Survival; Homeland and labor; Force; Psychological mitigation; The twilight of Apartheid and its aftermath; Epistemic insecurity: from domination to equality. Ontological insecurity: the re-deepening of the ``Abyss WithinĆ́onclusion; Appendix: Three ethnospheres; French-Canadian ethnosphere; Jewish ethnosphere; Afrikaner ethnosphere; Bibliography; Index.

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This book answers how mortality and morality figure and intertwine in the life and death of nations - both in theory and in practice.

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