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  • Print publication year: 2020
  • Online publication date: December 2019

Conclusion

Summary

During the twentieth century, large groups of people, united as nation states, engaged in a fevered quest to draw imaginary lines across the globe. National populations and territorial boundaries consecrated the inexorable triumph of homogenization as a social imperative and “progress” as a moral imperative.