Anso Colloquium, Graduate institute Geneva, Switzerland
May 2, 4:15pm to 6:15pm
What is the relationship between loyalty and citizenship?
How was loyalty to the nation constructed in new states struggling to become democracies after colonial rule?
The concept of loyalty is currently highly controversial in both Israel and India, where a fierce political debate rages about the content meaning of citizenship, as loyalty to the nation is juxtaposed in opposition to support for universal democratic principles.