Author: Vamik Volkan
Publisher: Basic Books
Keywords: ethnic, terrorism, pride, bloodlines
Number of Pages: 288
Published: 1998-11-27
List price: $19.00
ISBN-10: 0813390389
ISBN-13: 9780813390383

In the wake of recent conflicts in Russia and the former Yugoslavia, ethnic terrorism and ethnic cleansing have become household words. Yet we are at a loss to find solutions to such struggles. In Bloodlines, Vamik Volkan, a world-renowned psychiatrist specializing in international relations, explores ethnic violence by examining history and diplomacy through a psycho-analytic lens.Dr. Volkan leads the reader on investigative tours of battlegrounds in the Middle East, Russia, Turkey, Cyprus, the Baltics, and the Balkans. In Serbia, he discovers that the Battle of Kosovo, fought in 1389, is the

Author: Robin Cohen
Publisher: Ashgate Publishing
Keywords: migration, ethnic, research, relations, amp, series, state, nation, enemies, global, capital, migrant, labour
Number of Pages: 242
Published: 2006-04-14
List price: $39.95
ISBN-10: 0754646580
ISBN-13: 9780754646587

In this key work, Robin Cohen shows how the preferences, interests, and actions of global capital, migrant labour and national politicians intersect and often contradict each other. Does capital require subordinated labour? Is it possible for capital to move to labour rather than labour to capital? Can trade substitute for migration? Cohen explores how nation-states segment the ’insiders’ from the ’outsiders’ and how politically powerless migrants relate to more privileged migrants and the national citizenry, discussing the functions and effects of social exclusion and

Author: Ezra Mendelsohn
Publisher: Oxford University Press, USA
Keywords: ethnic, groups, multi, world, vol, jews, contemporary, jewry, volume, iii, studies
Number of Pages: 362
Published: 1987-08-20
List price: $111.00
ISBN-10: 0195048962
ISBN-13: 9780195048964

This series is published yearly by the Institute of Contemporary Jewry at The Hebrew University of Jerusalem. It is edited by Jonathan Frankel, Peter Medding, and Ezra Mendelsohn, all distinguished professors of history at The Hebrew University. Volume III, the first to be published by Oxford, includes symposia, articles, book reviews, and lists of recent dissertations by major scholars of Jewish history from around the world. This year’s symposium topic is "Jews and Other Ethnic Groups in a Multi-ethnic World." Essays in Volume III cover such topics as Jews in the Austro-Hungarian arm

Author: Kanchan Chandra
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Keywords: ethnic, cambridge, studies, comparative, politics, india, counts, parties, succeed, patronage, head
Number of Pages: 368
Published: 2007-03-05
List price: $74.00
ISBN-10: 0521891418
ISBN-13: 9780521891417

Drawing on a study of variation in the performance of four ethnic parties in India, this book develops a theory of ethnic party performance in "patronage democracies"--a family of democracies with distinct patterns of political behavior as well as a new interpretation of Indian democracy. Demonstrating the connection between India’s state-dominated economy and the behavior of its voters and politicians, it includes an extensive study of the Bahujan Samaj Party and contemporary ethnic politics in India.

Author: Milica Z. Bookman
Publisher: Routledge
Keywords: ethnic, routledge, studies, nationalism, ethnicity, states, migration, groups, motion, economic, competition, multi
Number of Pages: 244
Published: 2002-06-29
List price: $160.00
ISBN-10: 0714652318
ISBN-13: 9780714652313

This title focuses on one aspect of migration, namely its ethnic competition. Rather than observe population movements in general, the study is limited to the movements of specific ethnic groups. It explores the role played by ethnicity in determining which groups move and which groups stay.

Author: Paul R. Spickard
Publisher: University of Wisconsin Press
Keywords: intermarriage, ethnic, century, america, twentieth, identity, amp, mixed, blood
Number of Pages: 544
Published: 1991-10-15
List price: $26.95
ISBN-10: 0299121143
ISBN-13: 9780299121143

Draws together a far-ranging set of experiences, all of which bear on the phenomenon of intermarriage. Through his introduction of cultural themes of acceptance, the author broadens the reader’s scope of reference in comprehending the forces driving intermarriage.

Author: Stevan Harrell
Publisher: University of Washington Press
Keywords: china, ethnic, groups, studies, frontiers, cultural, encounters
Number of Pages: 388
Published: 1996-03
List price: $25.00
ISBN-10: 0295975288
ISBN-13: 9780295975283
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