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Unformatted text preview: both methods, using examples (to the best of your memory) to support your claims. 2. Here is the first half of Ernest Gellner’s definition of nationalism: “In brief, nationalism is a theory of political legitimacy, which requires that ethnic boundaries should not cut across political ones.” (a) Explain this definition. Be sure to focus on key phrases. (b) Give two examples of how this theory was played out in nineteenth-century Europe. Explain briefly. 3. Adam Smith, in The Wealth of Nations , and Friedrich Engels, in The Condition of the Working Class in England in 1844 , were essentially talking about the same thing, namely free-market capitalism. What’s the difference in their approach to this topic?...
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This note was uploaded on 09/15/2011 for the course MMW 5 taught by Professor Cassedy during the Summer '08 term at UCSD.
- Summer '08