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The Role of Nationalism and Nation Formation in the Process of Emancipation of the Peoples of the ‘Third World’

  • Bassam Tibi

Abstract

The indigenous social structures of ‘Third World’ countries, devastated by colonialism, are now experiencing a comprehensive process of transformation triggered off from outside.1 However the disintegration of these structures has not led to the overcoming of social and economic backwardness,which were both consolidated under colonial rule.

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National State Nation Formation Colonial Rule National Consciousness National Movement 
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