By Montserrat Guibernau
The strength of belonging stems from the aptitude to generate an emotional attachment in a position to fostering a shared id, loyalty and team spirit between participants of a given neighborhood. it truly is this robust emotional size that allows belonging to behave as a set off for political mobilization and, in severe instances, to underpin collective violence.
Among the subjects tested during this e-book are id as a political device; feelings and political mobilization; the go back of authoritarianism and the increase of the hot radical correct; symbols and the rituals of belonging; loyalty, the kingdom and nationalism. It comprises case reports from Britain, Spain, Catalonia, Germany, the center East and the us.
This wide-ranging and state of the art e-book could be of significant curiosity to scholars and students in politics, sociology and the social sciences generally.
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