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Christopher G. A. Bryant: The Nations of Britain (Oxford University Press, 2006)

Linda COLLEY: Britons: Forging the Nation 1707 – 1837 (London, Pimlico, 2003).

Keith ROBBINS: Great Britain: Identities, Institutions and the Idea of Britishness (London, Longman, 1998).

Kompendium for ENG 2505 – Identities in the British Isles

Anthony D. SMITH: National Identity (Reno, Nevada, 1991), pp. 1-18, 179-180 (teksten deles ut av faglærer).

Essay writing: Guidelines for British Civilisation students (Legges ut i Fronter ved semesterstart)


Yasmin ALIBHAI BROWN: Who do we think we are?: imagining the new Britain (London, 2000).

Peter COLLS: Identity of England (Oxford, 2004).

Paul GILRAY: There ain’t no black in the Union Jack: the cultural politics of race and nation (Chicago, 1991).

Peter GRAY: Victoria’s Ireland? : Irishness and Britishness, 1837-1901 (Dublin, 2004).

Christopher HARVIE: Scotland and Nationalism: Scottish Society and Politics, 1707-1994 (London, 1994).

Kenneth MORGAN: Rebirth of a Nation: A History of Modern Wales (Oxford, 1981).

Tom NAIRN: After Britain: New Labour and the return of Scotland (London, 2001).

Tom NAIRN: The Break-Up of Britain: crisis and neo-nationalism (London, 1981).

David POWELL: Nationhood and Identity: the British state since 1800 (I. B. Tauris, London, 2002).

Paul WARD: Britishness since 1870 (London, Routledge, 2004).

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