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National Rights, International Obligations

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By Simon Caney, David George, Peter Jones Prof.


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Nationalism is once again rising and spreading. Nationlist movements are active throughout the world, demanding political recognition of their nations' identity. Yet the current revival of nationalism has taken place alongside claims that nation-states are becoming obsolete in an increasingly globalized world. In addition, now perhaps more than eve

Table of Contents

Introduction -- National Identity and National Self-Determination -- What Place for Nationalism in the Modern World? -- What Is Nationality, and Is There a Moral Right to National Self-Determination? -- The Skeleton in the Cupboard: Nationhood, Patriotism and Limited Loyalties -- Reconstructing the Landscape of Imagination -- National Obligations: Political, Cultural or Societal? -- Individuals, Nations and Obligations -- Territorial Justice -- Environmental Rights and National Sovereignty -- Cultural Pluralism, Universal Principles and International Relations Theory -- International Human Rights: Philosophical or Political?

About the Authors

Simon Caney, David George, and Peter Jones are members of the Department of Politics at the University of Newcastle.

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