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Walking my hometown: practices of everyday nationalism in contemporary Japan

Kawabata, Kohei


This thesis questions the nationalism that is practiced in everyday life, which the conventional studies of nationalism have not fully dealt with. As a series of case studies, I deal with the rise of neo-nationalism in contemporary Japanese society. In particular, I focus on the 'border-creation' that is practiced in the everyday lives of people through labour and consumption. The people who are living in advanced capitalist states in the age of global information capitalism do not exclaim...[Show more]

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Date published: 2006
Type: Thesis (PhD)
DOI: 10.25911/5d7a27bccf1e5


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