Nation Population with a historic sense of self
State Government structures of a nation
The Notion of Nation Nation Human groups, tribes.
In Latin means birth blood linkage, ethnic groups People who share the same customs Nation-State From city-state People with common history, culture, or language.
Occupying a Territory
Nationalism A new force – after the French revolution (1789) The desire of peoples to govern themselves as independent Nations
Nation here is used as ?????
Elements of Nationhood as a State State Territory Population Government Independence
Territory a specific geographical area Population with a sense of cohesion ex:- language Government some kind of organization Independence a nation governs itself as a sovereign entity
Diplomatic Recognition Directly By the official announcement by one state that it is prepared to deal with another Indirectly By exchanging ambassadors or setting embassies
What happens if no Nation recognizes a new state?
It doesn ’ t exist = is dubious