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Nationalism, Communism and the Politics of Identity

  • Walter A. Kemp
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Abstract

This concluding chapter will point out that Communism’s 150-year experience of trying to come to terms with nationalism (particularly the 74 years between the October Revolution and the dissolution of the Soviet Union) raises fundamental questions about the nature of socialism and Communism, offers some important lessons for our understanding of the role of nations and nationalism in the international system, and invites discussion about the treatment of nationalism in the study of International Relations.

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International Relation National Identity National Consciousness National Minority October Revolution 
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