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In this choice of Greenfeld's essays, we see her take on the subject of nationalism from an array of angles, every one giving us a different standpoint on what Einstein referred to as 'the measles of mankind'. protecting the analogies among nationalism and faith, the political importance of tradition, the incipience of nationalism in Tudor England, and lots more and plenty extra, Greenfeld's writing is informative and good argued.

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256–276; and “Deference,” pp. 276–304. 3. M. Weber, op. , see, for example, pp. 216, 218, 262, 1162. 4. , pp. 246, 252, 1120–1121, 1113. 5. , pp. 216, 246–251, 1158–1168. 6. It is treated as such by later authors (Shils, op. ; S. N. Eisenstadt, “Introduction,” pp. ” 7. M. Weber, op. , p. 1133, also p. 242. 8. , p. 400, for example. 9. , p. 1112. 10. , pp. 249, 458, 1143–1145. 11. , p. 1120. 12. It is the lack of “emotional preaching” which differentiates teachers of ethics and founders of schools of philosophy from charismatic prophets, not their messages, M.

P. Haley, “Rudolph Sohm on Charisma,” Journal of Religion, 60:2, April 1980, p. 186. 22. M. Weber, op. , p. 1112: “It is to R. ” 23. H. Blumer, op. , p. 237. 24. E. Durkheim, The Elementary Forms of the Religious Life (New York: The Free Press, 1965), p. 237. It is interesting to compare Durkheim’s description of collective effervescence out of which the religious idea is born (pp. 235–245), with Weber’s description of genuine charisma. 25. G. Le Bon, Psychologie des foules (Paris: F. Alcan), p.

41. 42. 43. 44. 45. 46. 47. 48. 49. 50. M. Weber, op. , p. 1119. , p. 506. P. Haley, op. , pp. 192–193. M. Weber, op. , pp. 468–500. , p. ” E. Shils, “Charisma Order and Status,” in Center and Periphery, op. , p. 257. Ibid. This assertion is made by Edward Shils in “Center and Periphery” and in “Charisma, Order and Status,” both in Center and Periphery, op. , pp. 7, 261. C. Geertz, “Religion as a Cultural System,” in his The Interpretation of Cultures (New York: Basic Books, 1973), p. 93. C. Geertz, op.

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