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" A healthy nation is as unconscious of its nationality as a healthy man of his bones. But if you break a nation's nationality it will think of nothing else but getting it set again. It will listen to no reformer, to no philosopher, to no preacher, until... "
The Review of Reviews - Page 97
by William Thomas Stead - 1907
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John Bull's Other Island: And Major Barbara, Volume 9

Bernard Shaw - Drama - 1907 - 309 pages
...broken arm likes having it set. A healthy nation is as unconscious of its nationality as a healthy man of his bones. But if you break a nation's nationality...demand of the Nationalist is granted. It will attend to no business, however vital, except the business of unification and liberation. That is why everything...
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John Bull's Other Island: In Four Acts

Bernard Shaw - 1911 - 116 pages
...broken arm likes having it set. A healthy nation is as unconscious of its nationality as a healthy man of his bones. But if you break a nation's nationality...demand of the Nationalist is granted. It will attend to no business, however vital, except the business of unification and liberation. That is why everything...
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John Bull's Other Island: With Preface for Politicians

Bernard Shaw - 1913 - 126 pages
...if you UreaE a "nation's" nationality it will Jhink of nothing eIsgT5uE?getlTng it set" agalrfr ' Tt will listen to no reformer, to no philosopher, to...demand of the Nationalist is granted. It will attend to no business, however vital, except the business of unification and liberation. That is why everything...
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John Bull's Other Island: With Preface for Politicians

Civil engineers - 1916 - 126 pages
...broken arm likes having it set. A healthy nation is as unconscious of its nationality as a healthy man of his bones. (But if you break a nation's nationality it will think of nothing else but getting it set againA It will listen to no reformer, to no philosopher, ttT no preacher, until the demand of the Nationalist...
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India in Conflict

Philip Norton Frushard Young, Agnes Ferrers - India - 1920 - 141 pages
...CHAPTER II RELIGION AND NATIONALITY " A healthy nation is as unconscious of its nationality as a healthy man of his bones. But if you break a nation's nationality...demand of the Nationalist is granted. It will attend to no business, however vital, except the business of unification and liberation." — BERNARD SHAW...
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A History of the Irish Working Class: (With a New Preface)

Peter Berresford Ellis - History - 1985 - 372 pages
...nationality as a healthy man is of his bones. But if you break the nation's nationality, it will th1nk of nothing else but getting it set again. It will listen to no reformer, to no philosopher and no preacher, until the demand of the nationalist is granted. It will attend to no business, however...
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Heathcliff and the Great Hunger: Studies in Irish Culture

Terry Eagleton - History - 1995 - 355 pages
...Shaw in his Preface to John Bull's Other Island, 'is as unconscious of its nationality as a healthy man of his bones. But if you break a nation's nationality...will think of nothing else but getting it set again.' Not to brood obsessively on one's identity is the privilege of the victor. Bleak House, Middlemarch...
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Shaw and Joyce: The Last Word in Stolentelling

Martha Fodaski Black - Literary Criticism - 1995 - 445 pages
...broken arm likes having it set. A healthy nation is as unconscious of its nationality as a healthy man of his bones. But if you break a nation's nationality,...will think of nothing else but getting it set again" (CP 457). Moreover, "a conquered nation is like a man with cancer; he can think of nothing else. ....
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The Morality of Nationalism

Robert McKim Associate Professor of Philosophy and Religious Studies, Champaign-Urbana Jeff McMahan Associate Professor of Philosophy both at University of Illinois - Political Science - 1997 - 384 pages
...as George Bernard Shaw put it, "A healthy nation is as unconscious of its nationality as a healthy man of his bones. But if you break a nation's nationality,...will think of nothing else but getting it set again" (John Bull's Other Island [London: Constable, 1907], pp. xxxiv-xxxv). Nationalism in a Comparative...
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Liberalism, Nationalism, Citizenship: Essays on the Problem of Political ...

Ronald Beiner - Political Science - 2003 - 225 pages
...as George Bernard Shaw put it, 'A healthy nation is as unconscious of its nationality as a healthy man of his bones. But if you break a nation's nationality,...think of nothing else but getting it set again.'" Will Kymlicka, "The Sources of Nationalism," in The Morality of Nationalism, ed. Robert McKim and Jeff...
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