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Nationalism

The philosophy in which one promotes the interests of one's own country or ethnic group over others. For example, nationalism may advocate secession of a region to form a new country in which one's own ethnic group predominates. What qualifies as a "nation" in nationalist terms is a matter of some disagreement.
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The Muslim Brotherhood killed that opportunity and paved the way for the militarised nationalistic rhetoric to win.
According to Pangalos, the assorted groups of nationalists in both countries only encourage creation of nationalistic conflicts over a nonexistent subject.
But it was not long before calls came for the series to be removed from air on the grounds that it was nationalistic, racist and chauvinistic.
The former Japanese prime minister Koizumi Junichiro is widely known for his nationalistic policy stance and uncompromising attitudes toward neighboring countries.
Arab rulers hated us in the past, but they did it because of nationalistic ideas.
The song "Arabi," which is a Jordanian nationalistic song, was written by Ali Al Khawar, composed by Sarhan and distributed by Talal Abu Al Ragheb.
Tsingtao had become a dead-end for ABI, since Chinese regulators (who are apparently a lot tougher and more nationalistic than American regulators) prohibited ABI from increasing existing stakes in Chinese breweries.
There should be no more attempts to dredge up nationalistic sentiments by focusing only on elements of history that are favorable to nationalistic views.
The claim that nationalism is about more than making the political and national units congruent is a strong one, since there is clear evidence that distinctively nationalistic political cultures persist, develop and flourish subsequent to the attainment of self-determination; the discussions of Iceland and the United States are particularly instructive on this point, as are the references to Billig's 'banal nationalism' thesis.
What makes me sad is that I am more nationalistic than you are.
He is now taking Visionware directors Gordon Cooper and Willie Clinton to an employment tribunal in Birmingham in June, claiming unfair dismissal on the grounds of racial and nationalistic bias.
The Nazi Party's philosophy makes him extremely uncomfortable, yet he is drawn to the nationalistic feelings with which the Party has infused his homeland, soothing the pain of the loss of WW I.