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Elfond I. Y. Geographical Environment, Nature de Peuple and Nationbuilding in Bodin’s Political Theory. Izvestiya of Saratov University. History. International Relations, 2019, vol. 19, iss. 4, pp. 480-486. DOI: 10.18500/1819-4907-2019-19-4-480-486

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Geographical Environment, Nature de Peuple and Nationbuilding in Bodin’s Political Theory

Elfond Iryna Ya., Yuri Gagarin State Technical University of Saratov

The paper deals with one of the important aspects of the Bodin’s political theory, the question of the environmental influence on the peculiarities of the development of peoples and the nature of nation-building. The author analyzes this problem in the context of general trends in the development of political thought of the epoch and the dispute about the problem of ethnic identity, emphasizing the practical orientation of Bodin’s views.

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