This week, Henry Jarrett (University of Exeter) discusses the endurance of the respective ethno-national identity of unionists and nationalists in Northern Irish politics. 864 more words
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Football, and specifically major sporting events involving national teams, provides opportunities at a global level to display, live, reinforce, and challenge nationalism. Worldwide football is a sport that is capable of arousing powerful, and contradictory emotions that not only have the ability to connect individuals to large-scale entities such as the nation, but also provides a channel for localized expressions of individual identity. 1,087 more words
Gripped by Six Nations fever? Wondering which team will walk triumphant from the grassy field of combat in March? And can Wales recoup last week’s loss against England and secure their favoured status once again? 312 more words
This is a modified essay which I wrote last year to look at Turkey’s supposed role in acting as a kind of model for political Islam in a democracy. 2,817 more words
Was Jamaican Intuitive art used as a vehicle to showcase national identity?