4 edition of Perspectives on contemporary ethnic conflict found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. -325) and index
|Statement||edited by Santosh C. Saha|
|Contributions||Saha, Santosh C|
|LC Classifications||HM1121 .P46 2006|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, 344 p. :|
|Number of Pages||344|
|LC Control Number||2006003955|
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, even whole. Multicultural Perspectives on Race, Ethnicity, and Identity illustrates the multiple ways that racial, ethnic, individual, and group identity and sense of belonging are etched in our collective history, deeply ingrained in the process of our birth and growth as a nation. This has occurred on an internal and individual level, in .
Understanding Peace and Conflict Through Social Identity Theory: Contemporary Global Perspectives aims to help achieve such an understanding and as such is a valuable resource to those studying peace and conflict, psychologists, sociologists, anthropologists, public policy makers, and all those interested in the ways in which social identity. International Perspectives on Race and Ethnicity: An Annotated Bibliography This notion places the emphasis of racial and ethnic conflict on contexts, ideologies, marginalizing actions, group perceptions of race and ethnicity, and failed negotiations rather than a faulty belief in the inevitable incompatibility of groups from differing.
The Handbook of Ethnic Conflict examines the social, psychological, historical and political underpinnings of these conflicts—particularly the ethnic, cultural, religious, and national identities that feed ingroup/outgroup antagonistic perceptions and fuel cycles of aggression. It covers leading theories and models of interethnic conflict and. 1. To gain knowledge, various perspectives and insight in respect to the history of ethnic conflict. To develop a general framework and tools for thinking about and evaluating ethnic conflict as it appears in many different places and situations. To challenge common .
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Divided into two parts, Perspectives on Contemporary Ethnic Conflict is a rich text for scholars of conflict studies, focusing on the sources and dynamics of ethnic violence and providing descriptions of ethnic conflict across the : $ Divided into two parts, Perspectives on Contemporary Ethnic Conflict is a rich text for scholars of conflict studies, focusing on the sources and dynamics of ethnic violence and providing descriptions of ethnic conflict across the globe.
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This site is like a library, Use search box. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm: Contents: Introduction: toward contexts more intricate and subtle / Mark Lewis Taylor --Third-party intervention in ethno-religious conflict: role theory and the major powers of South Asia / Gaurav Ghose and Patrick James --Ethnic violence and the loss of state legitimacy: Burma and.
Perspectives on Contemporary Ethnic Conflict by Santosh C. Saha,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.5/5(1). Covering a range of key issues in race and ethnicity studies, including genetics, post-race debates, racial eliminativism and the legacy of Barack Obama, and mixed race identities, Theories of Race and Ethnicity provides clear explications of a variety of contemporary theoretical : Karim Murji.
Contemporary Perspectives on Ethnic Studies: A Reader provides students with a collection of articles written by scholars and experts that introduce them to the substance, relevance, and practice of contemporary ethnic studies.
The anthology offers readers historical perspectives, modern research, and a spectrum of theories to emphasize the diverse voices, as well as the challenges and. The existing traditions of inquiry into ethnic conflict can be classified into four categories: essentialism, instrumentalism, constructivism, and institutionalism.
All four traditions have a distinguished lineage, but none can really account for the worldwide spread of ethnic violence. We need to move from the local to the macro or global. This book, using methodology from sociology, history.
The book is well written and engaging This book represents an important contribution to the social science literature on ethnic conflict, and students of the contact hypothesis will definitely not be able to ignore this work."—Contemporary Sociology. Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Contemporary Conflict Resolution presents theoretical perspectives on the causes of diverse conflicts, approaches novel disputes and the technology associated therein, and provides readers with multifaceted solutions to the myriad of potential arguments and disagreements that arise as part of the human condition.
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Book Description. The study of ethnic conflict saw its heyday in the aftermath of the Cold War with a proliferation of theories about its causes and management. combining foundational texts with the very best cutting-edge contemporary scholarship.
Ethnic Conflict is fully indexed and includes a comprehensive introduction, newly written by. A valuable resource for law enforcement practitioners and researchers, policy makers, and students of criminal justice, Policing and Minority Communities: Contemporary Issues and Global Perspectives confronts crucial challenges and controversies in policing today with quantitative and qualitative research and practical policy recommendations.
New perspectives on ethnic relations, Islam and neoliberalism have emerged in Turkey since the rise of the Justice and Development Party (AKP) in Placing the period within its historical and contemporary context, Tahir Abbas argues that what it is to be ethnically, religiously and culturally Turkish has been transformed.
The classical conflict perspective pioneered by Karl Marx saw all forms of inequality subsumed under class conflict. For Marx, issues related to race and ethnicity are secondary to class struggle. Other early conflict theorists saw racial and ethnic conflict as more central. Full Text.
According to conflict theory, society is defined by a struggle for dominance among social groups that compete for scarce resources.
In the context of gender, conflict theory argues that gender is best understood as men attempting to maintain power and privilege to the detriment of women.
Therefore, men can be seen as the dominant group and women as the subordinate group. Functional and conflict perspective may analyze society from macro level.
However, both theories completely differ in perceiving society. Functional school of thought focus on, order and stability of society, whereas, conflict theories, focus on existing inequalities in society, which results in conflict between social classes and eventually rapid change in social structure of society.
This perspective dominates the portrayals of ethnic conflict in newspapers and magazines. Contemporary ethnic animosities, according to this view, are based on inherent differences of race, religion, or culture, going back into ancient times. Few academic scholars subscribe to the essentialist view today.
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