Nationalism

Essential Question 7

Determine the various ingredients of nationalism. Analyze the factors that contribute to self-determination and centripetal forces.

Ingredients Of Nationalism

Nationalism is defined as: Loyalty and devotion to a nationality. In order for this concept to occur, certain ingredients must be included.


Nationalities must be preset in order to jump start this concept of nationalism and they must integrate the items below.


1. Defined territory

2. Common cultural characteristics (language, customs, and literature)

3. A common government

4.Common origin (History)

5. A love or esteem (to cherish) of fellow nationals

6. A devotion to the nation, which embodies the items listed above

7. A common pride in the achievements of the nation

8. A hope that the nation will have a great and glorious future

Self-Determination and Centripetal Force

Nationalism