Brendan O'Leary

Publications on Nationalism

2003. ‘What States Can Do with Nations: An Iron Law of Nationalism and Federation’, in John A. Hall, John Ikenberry, and T.V. Paul (eds.)  The Nation-State in Question (Princeton University Press, chapter 2).

1998. Ernest Gellner's diagnoses of nationalism: a critical overview, or, what is living and what is dead in Ernest Gellner's philosophy of nationalism?  In The State of the Nation: Ernest Gellner and the Theory of Nationalism, (ed. ) John A Hall. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, pp. 40-92.

1997. ‘On the Nature of Nationalism: A Critical Appraisal of Ernest Gellner's Writings on Nationalism’British Journal of Political Science 27 (2): 191-222.

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