How can one determine the feeling of patriotism from the standpoint of psychology?

The feeling of patriotism can be defined as a positive attitude of a person to his homeland and what is happening in it and with it, experienced deeply in the form of different emotions: pride if the Fatherland is famous for its achievements; love (according to the figurative dictum of the ancient Roman philosopher Seneca, they love the Motherland not because it is great, but because it is their own), insults if the Fatherland is in some way worse than other countries; sorrow and anger, if the Homeland is in danger, and many other emotions associated with our attitude to various events in our country.

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