Who hasn’t quoted Imagined Communities at some point in a social science career?
A great scholar has just died, this short salute allows those inspired by his work to add their appreciations.
Anderson speaking at the National University of Ireland Galway, 2012. Credit: Aengus McMahon. All rights reserved.Ben Anderson, author of Imagined Communities, died yesterday, Saturday 12 December, in East Java. His adopted son Wahyu Yudistira was with him and told the Jakarta Post.
Benedict Richard O’Gorman Anderson (August 26, 1936 – December 13, 2015) was the Aaron L. Binenkorb Professor Emeritus of International Studie