By Montserrat Guibernau

Are the Catalans content material with the result of the Spanish transition to democracy? Is there a destiny for Catalan nationalism in the european? How does globalization effect upon the survival and improvement of countries with no states resembling Catalonia? Will expanding numbers of immigrants remodel nearby identities? Has devolution fostered secessionism in Catalonia? those are many of the key questions mentioned during this book.
Catalan Nationalism considers even if a state and not using a kingdom, similar to Catalonia, is ready to live to tell the tale inside greater political associations reminiscent of Spain and the ecu Union. the writer examines the various 'images' of Catalonia provided by way of the most Catalan political events. The publication additionally offers a research of the position of intellectuals within the development of nationalism and nationwide identification in countries with out states within the international era.
The key questions addressed during this booklet are hugely suitable for the research of devolution and its effects, transitions to democracy and globalization and nationwide id. in keeping with a profitable mixture of concept and leading edge empirical study, the scope and intensity of the book's research will make it crucial examining for college students and lecturers within the fields of historical past and politics.

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