Symbols of Nations and Nationalism

Celebrating Nationhood

  • Gabriella¬†Elgenius

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Gabriella Elgenius
    Pages 1-11
  3. Gabriella Elgenius
    Pages 186-200
  4. Back Matter
    Pages 201-232

About this book


Providing an original perspective on the construction of nations and national identities, this book examines national symbols and ceremonies, arguing that, far from being just superficial or decorative, they are in fact an integral part of nation building, maintenance and change.


Design Europe France Nation nationalism religion revolution

Authors and affiliations

  • Gabriella¬†Elgenius
    • 1
  1. 1.University of OxfordUK

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