The long new review of ‘The Sociology of War and Violence’ just published in the Journal of Political Power:
More information on the graduate conference ‘Nations and Nationalism: Past, Present and Future’, 11 June 2015:
The links to podcasts of UCD School of Sociology visiting speakers on nationalism:
Benedict Anderson (Cornell) – ‘Nationalism and Time’ –
Rogers Brubaker (UCLA) – ‘Language, Religion and the Politics of Difference’ –
The review of ‘Nation-States and Nationalisms’ just published in the European Journal of Sociology (in French)
More Information on the well-established masters programme in nationalism studies at the Department of Sociology, University of Edinburgh:
S. Malesevic (2014) Is War Becoming Obsolete? A Sociological Analysis. The Sociological Review 62 (S2): 65-86. (reprinted in J. Kilby and L. Ray (eds) Violence and Society. London: Blackwell/Wiley, 2015)
S. Malesevic (2014) ‘Irishness and Nationalisms’ In T. Inglis (ed) Are the Irish Different. Manchester: Manchester University Press. (reprinted in Irish Journal of Sociology 22 (1) 130-142)
These two papers are available for download at: https://ucd.academia.edu/SinisaMalesevic
The WordPress.com stats helper monkeys prepared a 2014 annual report for this blog.
Here’s an excerpt:
A San Francisco cable car holds 60 people. This blog was viewed about 1,500 times in 2014. If it were a cable car, it would take about 25 trips to carry that many people.