Romantic nationalism

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Romantic nationalism refers to a combination of Romanticism and nationalism.

Some descriptions emphasize political aspects, in particular during the "Romantic era" when Romanticism was at its peak, such as nationalist support for the creation of nation states, such as in Germany and Italy.

Other descriptions emphasize cultural/arts aspects, such as increased interests in one's own people and its history, culture, and folklore, as well as romantic, nationalist art influenced by this, sometimes referred to as National Romanticism.

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