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Eric Taylor Woods

Dr Eric Taylor Woods is a Lecturer (Assistant Professor) in Sociology at the University of Plymouth. In addition, he serves as a Faculty Fellow at the Center for Cultural Sociology at Yale University, and he is an editor of the journals Cultural Sociology and Nations and Nationalism. Eric is also a founding editor of The State of Nationalism, an open-access portal that reviews key themes in the study of nationalism. Eric’s most recent book, entitled The New Nationalism in America and Beyond: The Deep Roots of Ethnic Nationalism in the Digital Age (OUP 2022), examines the ‘new nationalism’ through a comparative content analysis of the Twitter communication of political leaders in the United States, France, and the United Kingdom. The book was co-authored with Dr Robert Schertzer (University of Toronto).