30 April 2015

In the Name of Nationality

The social scientific study of identity, ethnic groups, patriotism and nationalism are perceived in many different ways.  These topics have many different meanings.  There are also many problems associated with those meanings.

Wikipedia introduction to citizenship

Wikipedia introduction to sovereignty

Wikipedia introduction to the philosophy of power

Wikipedia introduction to the concept of nation

Ideas about nationality, citizenship and sovereignty are likely be explored quite often here in the months ahead.  Do you often perceive your identity in terms of your citizenship?