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Liberal Nationalism and Secession

Kai Naielsen

in National Self-Determination and Secession

Published in print October 1998 | ISBN: 9780198293842
Published online November 2003 | e-ISBN: 9780191599941 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/0198293844.003.0006
 Liberal Nationalism and Secession

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This chapter defends the right of nations to some form of political self‐governance on the grounds that cultural‐national membership is of deep significance to individuals and justifies the establishment of political self‐governance for nations.

Keywords: culture; membership; national self‐determination; nations; rights; well‐being

Chapter.  15426 words. 

Subjects: Political Theory

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