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The Invention of Tradition
Language: en
Pages: 332
Authors: Hobsbawm Eric
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1992-07-31 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

‘The most stimulating history book which has come my way this year ...’History Today
The Invention of Tradition
Language: en
Pages: 329
Authors: Eric Hobsbawm
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-26 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Many of the traditions which we think of as very ancient in their origins were not in fact sanctioned by long usage over the centuries, but were invented compar
The Invention of Tradition
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Eric Hobsbawm
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-03-26 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Many of the traditions which we think of as very ancient in their origins were not in fact sanctioned by long usage over the centuries, but were invented compar
Religious Identity and the Invention of Tradition
Language: en
Pages: 377
Authors: A.W.J. Houtepen
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-11-15 - Publisher: BRILL

STAR - Studies in Theology and Religion, 3 This book contains the contributions to the first international conference organised by the Netherlands School for Ad
Ombatse: An Invention of Tradition and Understanding Communal Conflicts in Nasarawa State, Nigeria
Language: en
Pages: 223
Authors: J. M. Ayuba
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-07-14 - Publisher: Lulu.com

This book is about the emergence of ombatse, an Eggon ethnic militia in central Nigeria. Ombatse has become an invention by some Eggon people in response to the
Appropriation and Invention of Tradition
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Nandini Bhattacharyya Panda
Categories: Law
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-12-26 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

This book, strongly grounded in primary sources, makes an important contribution to the intellectual history of early modern Bengal. It brings to light the comp
Invention of Tradition and Syncretism in Contemporary Religions
Language: en
Pages: 234
Authors: Stefania Palmisano
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-28 - Publisher: Springer

This book explores manifestations of creativity in the religious domain. Specifically, the contributions focus on the nexus of the sacred and the creative, and
The Invention of God in Indigenous Societies
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: James Cox
Categories: Religion
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-09-19 - Publisher: Routledge

Indigenous societies around the world have been historically disparaged by European explorers, colonial officials and Christian missionaries. Nowhere was this m
Political Islam and the Invention of Tradition
Language: en
Pages: 245
Authors: Nicholas P. Roberts
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015 - Publisher: New Academia Publishing/ The Spring

This work provides seeks to foster a better understanding of the multifaceted phenomenon of political Islam, especially in the context of the post-Arab Spring M
Encyclopaedia of Nationalism
Language: en
Pages: 559
Authors: Athena Leoussi
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-02-06 - Publisher: Routledge

Since the end of the internationalist Soviet experiment in 1989, nationalism is now recognized as a positive, vital force in modern political, cultural, and soc