POLS316 Нации, етноси, национализъм
COURSE ANNOTATION AND AIMS:
The study of nationalism as a political doctrine and the historical development of nations requires an interdisciplinary approach, encompassing a series of humanities and social sciences. The doctrine of nationalism has a long history from progressive and liberal to reactionary ideology, often being an example of "bad" practice in public relations. This clas aims to present the roots ant the history of Nationalismq its development and meaning in academic sort of occurrence and also the content of ethnicity and nation in the past and present days.
доц. Боян Думанов д-р
гл. ас. Методи Методиев д-р
Описание на курса:
After completing successfully this course the students will:
1) know: The students will know the main and most important regularities and peculiarities in the development of national ideas in Europe and USA and will gain a basic understanding of their relationship with other political doctrines.
2) be capable of: Students will be able to formulate and present in comprehensive, academic language the nature of the process leading to the formation of modern nations and respond to current challenges, concerning the importance and the need of the nation and national identity today.
Форми на провеждане:
Език, на който се води курса:
Теми, които се разглеждат в курса:
Литература по темите:
Carew Hunt, R. N. The theory and practice of communism. Aylesbury, 1950.
de Cobineau, A. The inequality of the human races. London, 1915.
Hingley, R. (ed.) Images of Rome. Perceptions of ancient Rome in Europe and the United States in the modern age. Portsmouth, 2001.
Gellner, E. Thought and Change. London, 1964.
Gellner, E., G. Ionescu (eds.) Populism, its meanings and national characteristics. London, 1970.
Hutchinson, J. Modern Nationalism. Oxford, 1994.
Hutchinson, J., A. Smith (eds.) Ethnicity. Oxford, 1996.
Knight, F. Economic theory and nationalism. New York, 1935.
Kohn, H. The idea of Nationalism. A study in its origins and background. New York, 1945.
Leoussi, A. (ed.) Encyclopedia of Nationalism. New York, 2001.
Smith, A. Nationalist movements. New Yorkq 1976.
Smith, A. Nationalism in the Twentieth century. Oxford, 1979.
Smith, A. Ethnic revival of the Modern world. Cambridge, 1981.
Smith, A. Theories on Nationalism. London, 1983.
Средства за оценяване:
CONTROL DURING THE SEMESTER:
TEST 25 %
PARTICIPATION IN SEMINARS 25/50. %
CASE 25 %