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Routledge handbook of ethnic conflict / edited by Karl Cordell and Stefan Wolff.

Publication:
London ; New York : Routledge, 2011.
Format/Description:
Book
xvi, 334 p. ; 26 cm.
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Routledge handbooks
Routledge handbooks
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Other Title:
Handbook of ethnic conflict
Subjects:
Ethnic conflict -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Culture conflict -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Social conflict -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Summary:
From Europe to the United States and from the Middle East to Africa, ethnicity has become an increasingly important factor in political activity and organisation and a prime source of conflict. This handbook provides a definitive global survey of the interaction of race, ethnicity, nationalism and politics.
Contents:
The study of ethnic conflict: an introduction / Karl Cordell and Stefan Wolff
The origin of 'nations' : contested beginnings, contested futures / Jennifer Jackson-Preece
Ideology and nationalism / Daniele Conversi
The nation-state: civic and ethnic dimensions / Colin Clark
Stateless nations in a world of nation-states / Ephraim Nimni
Ethnicity and religion / Joe Ruane and Jennifer Todd
Race and ethnicity / Chris Gilligan
Ethnicity as a generator of conflict / Stuart Kaufman
Democracy and democratization / Jenny Engstrom
The causes and consequences of ethnic cleansing / Erin Jenne
Genocide / Jim Hughes
Debating partition: evaluating the standard justifications / Brendan O'Leary
Irredentas and secessions: adjacent phenomena, neglected connections / Donald Horowitz
Conflict prevention: a policy in search of a theory or a theory in search of a policy? / David Carment and Martin Fischer
Managing and settling ethnic conflict / Asaf Siniver
Multilateral frameworks for conflict resolution / Eva Sobotka
Post-conflict reconstruction in ethnically divided societies / Monika Heupel
Deepening democracy: the role of civil society / Ian O'Flynn and David Russell
Human rights and ethnopolitics / Josef Marko
Territorial approaches to ethnic conflict settlement / John McGarry and Brendan O'Leary
Ethnic accomodation in Unitary States / Frans Schrijver
National cultural autonomy / David J. Smith
Centripetalism / Benjamin Reilly
Power sharing / Stefan Wolff and Karl Cordell
Playing the ethnic card: liberal democratic and authoritarian practices compared / Sandra Barkhof.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Alumni and Friends Memorial Book Fund.
Contributor:
Cordell, Karl, 1956-
Wolff, Stefan, 1969-
Alumni and Friends Memorial Book Fund.
ISBN:
9780415476256
0415476259
OCLC:
277196096