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We are living in a swiftly altering global. The cave in of the chilly struggle, the improvement of latest applied sciences and the globalisation of the realm economic climate have all had a dramatic impression on societies around the globe. Migration, new varieties of wars and altering borders suggest that even the steadiness and protection of realms has develop into a specific thing of the earlier. New nationalisms, new social activities and the resurgence of id politics all point out that we're coming into a brand new period the place the very concept of collective identification -- via country states or via transnational identification tradition -- is challenged. This quantity examines suggestions of collective id, how they're altering and what this implies for our destiny. With contributions from exclusive sociologists together with Jenkins, Eisenstadt, Rex, Bauman and corridor, it offers a thorough new review of collectivity conception -- an issue that lies on the middle of sociology, anthropology and political technological know-how.
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