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Subsequent to the signing of the Peace of Westphalia in 1648 a strong theory of a modern state emerged The concept relied deeply upon the establishment of three principals explained by James Lee Ray Obtaining a modern state depended on first and foremost territory The image of a territory with fixed borders having an apparent national identity with in them Class notes 1023 A vast campus that in comparison to another holds unique characteristics and shows diversity Principal two is the demanding need for nationalistic loyalty In other words it was found a necessity to obtain and practice faithfulness for your encompassed land Modern States relied upon the people as nationalistic motivators to uphold it as a nation Devotedness of the people is characteristic of a modern state Class notes 1023 Nationalism is an inspiration to fight and die to take the risk for your territory The third and perhaps the most definable element of a modern state is respect for sovereignty For an idealistic state admiration for the supreme law of the land is a necessity The source of sovereignty lies in the people and their confidence dependence recognition loyalty and respect for their chosen government Sovereignty gives a select people in a distinguished place the ability to have the final say based on the needs and wants of the people with in This all creating a headquarters of decision making for the territory with all its alleged loyaltyDue to the rise and expansion of importance of the consumer economy all of the terms defining a modern state and the ability to have one are threatened The world has united together economically Challenging our defined borders our motivational nationalistic loyalty and our admiration for sovereignty the image of a powerful modern state has been over looked and seemingly forgotten All in the name of the global consumer economy and the desirable need to be on the top economicallyThe undisputed definable respectfully acknowledged fixed borders
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