Nationalism and Multi-level governance

Latin origin of the word 'Nation', which means to be born.
Nasci
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Region of Germany where a treaty was signed to end the Thrity Years War and birth the first ideas of National Sovereignty.
Westphalia
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Term defined as a sovereign polity with monopoly of legitimate force over a territory
State
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The idea that the political and national unit should be congruent, according to Gellner, 1983.
Nationalism
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Political system which employs a single centre of power.
Unitary
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Political system with multiple centres of power and shared sovereignty, most common in larger countries.
Federal
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A political document which sets out the institutional design of a political unit, and ensures and protects certain rights and liberties of citizens.
Constitution
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Region of Germany where a treaty was signed to end the Thrity Years War and birth the first ideas of National Sovereignty.

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Westphalia

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Term defined as a sovereign polity with monopoly of legitimate force over a territory

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Card 4

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The idea that the political and national unit should be congruent, according to Gellner, 1983.

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Card 5

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Political system which employs a single centre of power.

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