|Module Title||NATIONALISM AND NATIONAL IDENTITY IN EUROPE|
|Co-ordinator||Dr Siobhan Harty|
|Course delivery||Seminar||1 x two hour seminar per week over one semester|
|Essay||1 x 4,000 word||40%|
|Presentation||1 x seminar presentation||10%|
This module introduces students to the study of one of the most important organizing principles of domestic and international society since the nineteenth century: Nationalism. The purpose of the module is twofold: first, to provide students with a theoretical and historical background of the importance of nationalism for understanding European political development; and, second, to debate the relevance of nationalism for the study of European politics in the 21st century.
The module will pursue three objectives:
On completion of this module, students should be able to: