Susana Carvalho and François Gemenne (eds)
Palgrave Macmillan (9 October 2009)
Nations and their Histories highlights the importance of the past and its uses in the formation of modern nations and national identities. It looks at the construction of different national historiographies as well as present representations of the past in the political and cultural life of nations, covering the five continents. It features contributions from some of the most prominent scholars in the field of nationalism such as Terence Ranger, Robert Gildea, Umut Özkirimli and John Breuilly.
Susana Carvalho is a research student in the Department of Government, LSE.
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