: National Identity, Nationalism, the State, and Intellectuals

Zhidong Hao

in Whither Taiwan and Mainland China

Published by Hong Kong University Press

Published in print January 2010 | ISBN: 9789622091009
Published online September 2011 | e-ISBN: 9789882207691 | DOI:
: National Identity, Nationalism, the State, and Intellectuals

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This chapter discusses and defines a national identity, which includes identification of the nation, the state, and the nation-state. It also defines and classifies nationalism, the state, and intellectuals, especially the roles of the latter two. Other terms that are defined and discussed in this chapter are organic, critical, and professional intellectuals, individualistic, civic, collectivistic, and ethnic nationalisms, and the roles that they all play.

Keywords: national identity; identification; nationalism; intellectuals; roles

Chapter.  7120 words. 

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