Revolutions, Nations, Empires: Conceptual Limits and Theoretical Possibilities

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In this concise, provocative, and trenchant book, Alexander J. Motyl argues that social scientists must pay more rigorous attention to the formulation of concepts, as they provide the basis for clear thinking, good research, and intelligent formulation of theories. Focusing his "conceptual explorations" on three phenomena -- revolutions, nations and nationalism, and empires -- Motyl challenges the sloppy thinking that so often surrounds these three interrelated concepts, and moves our understanding of them toward greater ...

Revolutions, Nations, Empires: Conceptual Limits and Theoretical Possibilities 1999, Columbia University Press, New York

ISBN-13: 9780231114318

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Revolutions, Nations, Empires: Conceptual Limits and Theoretical Possibilities 1999, Columbia University Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780231114301

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