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By Colin Kidd

This publication examines the prestige and makes use of of ethnicity in political debate throughout the 17th and eighteenth centuries, the period that instantly preceded the onset of recent racialist and nationalist considering. Ranging greatly around the political cultures of britain, Scotland, eire and progressive the USA, it additionally considers eu impacts and comparisons in addition to attractive traditionally with present debates over nationalism and id.

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