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Ethnic conflict

commerce, culture, and the contact hypothesis

by H. D. Forbes

  • 386 Want to read
  • 38 Currently reading

Published by Yale University Press in New Haven .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnic conflict,
  • Culture conflict,
  • Ethnocentrism,
  • Critical theory

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 255-282) and index.

    StatementH.D. Forbes.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN496 .F67 1997
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 291 p. :
    Number of Pages291
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1010275M
    ISBN 100300068190
    LC Control Number96050343

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    Ethnic Conflict A Global Perspective Stefan Wolff. The first accessible and comprehensive introduction to the origins, dynamics, and management of ethnic conflicts; Covers a broad range of ethnic conflicts in different parts of the world, highlighting both .   Ethnic Conflict and Protest in Tibet and Xinjiang is a terrific book. Ten experts take a balanced and clear-eyed view of the conditions and politics behind the recent wave of ethnic unrest in China. It should be required reading for those who would understand the interlocking causes of conflict, including decision makers in Beijing.

      With nearly different ethnic groups globally, conflict was inevitable on the global stage. The Middle East, Eastern Europe, and even Africa witnessed some of the most devastating acts of ethnic conflict to date. Some of the most notable ethnic clashes included conflicts in Rwanda, Darfur, and s: 2. Horowitz. Ethnic groups in conflict. Berkeley: University of California Press. PART I: FROM HANDOUT: Summary: Horowitz concedes that in no case is politics easily reduced to the simple common denominator of ethnic ties, even in deeply divided societies. The degree to which ethnicity is pervasive is variable. In deeply divided societies, ethnic affiliations impact not only .


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Cordell and Wolff integrate theory with practice, and keep the book very timely, through a series of in-depth case studies of recent ethnic conflicts. This is an impressive work of scholarship, ideal for introductory courses on ethnic conflict and conflict management." Alan Kuperman, University of Texas at AustinCited by: This book is a scholarly treatise on ethnic conflict.

The author's ideas are thoroughly developed, and supported with numerous examples and references. I finished the book with a far greater understanding of the roots, complexity, dynamics, and interventions for ethnic conflict/5(4). While ethnic groups serve to organize life for their members, problems arise when one group decides that another group is inferior and should be eliminated.

Another reason for ethnic conflict is if a change in the environment results in a scarcity of resources and other ethnic groups are perceived as threats to survival. Books shelved as ethnic-conflict: Made in Yugoslavia by Vladimir Jokanovic, The Ethnic conflict book of Wings by Sue Monk Kidd, The Ministry of Utmost Happiness by.

Ethnic conflict in Africa is reaching critical levels. Governments are being toppled. National economies are collapsing. And the potential for civil unrest–even violent encounters–throughout Author: Donald Rothchild. This is a book that should be read by any serious student of ethnic conflict and nationalism.

The model is largely quantitative, but the book is accessible to a broad range of scholarly readers It also makes important methodological contributions relevant to the social sciences in general."—D. Bates, Choice.

“Ethnic Conflict and Civic Life is an outstanding work of social science, one of the most important studies of ethnic violence to appear in many years. Through systematic, comparative analysis, Varshney develops a compelling explanation of why Hindu-Muslim violence has occurred in some Indian cities and not in others.

An ethnic conflict or ethnic war is an armed conflict between ethnic contrasts with civil war on one hand (where a single nation or ethnic group is fighting among itself) and regular warfare on the other, where two or more sovereign states (which may or may not be nation states) are in conflict.

Examples of ethnic wars since the s were typically caused by secessionist. Get this from a library. Ethnic conflict: causes, consequences, and responses. [Karl Cordell; Stefan Wolff] -- "Investigating the causes and consequences of ethnic conflict, the authors argue that the most effective responses are those that take into account factors at the local, state, regional and global.

The book explores divergent theories of social conflict and differing strategies that shape the conduct of diplomacy, and examines the role that culture has (and has not) played in conflict resolution.

this volume also offers instructive lessons about the dynamics of intrastate and ethnic conflict and the merits of autonomy and power. Burundi: Ethnic Conflict and Genocide. Rene Lemarchand.

Cambridge University Press, - History - pages. 0 Reviews. This book situates Burundi in the current global debate on ethnicity by describing and analyzing the wholesale massacre of the Hutu majority by the Tutsi minority.

The author refutes the government's version of. Drawing material from dozens of divided societies, Donald L. Horowitz constructs his theory of ethnic conflict, relating ethnic affiliations to kinship and intergroup relations to the fear of domination.

A groundbreaking work when it was published inthe book remains an original and powerfully argued comparative analysis of one of the most important forces in the.

This book presents data to prove that ethnic conflict is not an insolvable situation. The economist author asks why some indian cities have little trouble even though other cities with similarly divided populations are in flames/5. This second edition of Ethnic Conflict in World Politics is an introduction to a new era in which civil society, states, and international actors attempt to channel ethnic challenges to world order and security into conventional by: An ethnic conflict is a conflict between two or more contending ethnic groups.

While the source of the conflict may be political, social, economic or religious, the individuals in conflict must expressly fight for their ethnic group's position within society.

This final criterion differentiates ethnic conflict from other forms of struggle. This book is an introduction to this new era of ethnic challenges to world order and security. From Africa's postcolonial rebellions in the s and s to the anti-immigrant violence in the s, Ethnic Conflict in World Politics surveys the historical, geographic, and cultural diversity of ethnopolitical conflict.

This article focuses on ethnic conflict and ethnic identity. It begins by differentiating these from nationalism, national identity, and civil wars. It presents a survey of the explanations provided in four traditions of enquiry, and also provides an analysis of the inadequacies or merits of arguments within each tradition.

The article also reviews the evolution of arguments related to Cited by: Ethnic conflict is one of the major threats to international peace and security. Conflicts in the Balkans, Rwanda, Chechnya, Iraq, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, India, and Darfur, as well as in Israel, the West Bank, and the Gaza Strip, are among the best-known and deadliest examples from the late 20th and early 21st destabilization of provinces, states, and, in some cases.

Nationalism and Ethnic Conflict is a book in the Current Controversies series, presenting selections of contrasting viewpoints on five central questions about nationalism and ethnic conflict: whether nationalism is beneficial; whether ethnic violence is ever justified; what the causes of ethnic conflict are; whether nations should intervene in ethnic conflicts; and how ethnic conflict.

Book Description Oxford University Press, USA 7/12/, Paperback or Softback. Condition: New. Ethnic Conflict: A Global Perspective. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS More information about this seller | Contact this seller/5(19). Based on his knowledge of ethnically divided societies in Asia, Africa, and the Caribbean, Horowitz contends that the spread of ethnic conflict is inversely related to the proliferation of democracy in developing societies.

He examines the concept and foundations of ethnicity, and the causes of ethnic conflict such as envy among different groups, and efforts at secession from a Reviews: 1.Ethnic Conflict is fully indexed and includes a comprehensive introduction, newly written by the editor, which places the collected material in its historical and intellectual context.

It is an essential reference work and is destined to be valued by scholars and students—as well as policy-makers and practitioners—as a vital one-stop.What kinds of civic ties between different ethnic communities can contain, or even prevent, ethnic violence?

This book draws on new research on Hindu-Muslim conflict in India to address this important question. Ashutosh Varshney examines three pairs of .