Nation-building and the Myth of Homo Auctoritas

Nation-building and the Myth of Homo Auctoritas

In its fullest sense, nation-building refers to the process of creating a national identity – administrative as well as cultural – such that a new state is politically stable and viable. However, more commonly, it refers to the efforts of newly independent states (India, African states) or states that have […]

 

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