The Wiley Blackwell Encyclopedia of Race, Ethnicity and Nationalism
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John Wiley & Sons
[en] Nation, Nationalism
[en] Almost every scholar who has dealt with national issues has started by acknowledging that a basic problem is to find an adequate definition of the key concept of nation, and sometimes also the related concept of nationalism. Indeed, to use Ernest Renan’s very well-known question raised in 1882, what is a nation?