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By Rico Isaacs,Abel Polese

Nation-building as a procedure is rarely whole and matters regarding id, state, nation and regime-building are recurrent within the post-Soviet quarter. This comparative, inter-disciplinary quantity explores how nation-building instruments emerged and developed over the past two decades. that includes in-depth case reviews from nations through the post-Soviet area it compares numerous elements of nation-building and identification formation tasks. impending the problem from numerous disciplines, and geographical components, members illustrate bankruptcy by way of bankruptcy how assorted nation and non-state actors utilise conventional tools of nation-construction in new methods whereas additionally constructing non-traditional instruments and methods to supply a modern account of the way nation-formation efforts evolve and diverge.

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