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Ethnicity and Resource Competition in Plural Societies
Language: en
Pages: 233
Authors: Leo A. Despres
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1975-01-01 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

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Politics of Identity in Small Plural Societies
Language: en
Pages: 234
Authors: Stacey-Ann Wilson
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-31 - Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan

People around the globe have found comfort and strength in mobilizing around culture and ethnic identities more than they have successfully organized around class. This book provides an ethnographic account of the politicization of ethnicity in small plural societies and shows what is at stake for small, economically fragile societies:
Opportunity, Identity, and Resources in Ethnic Mobilization
Language: en
Pages: 254
Authors: Ahmed Abdel-Hafez Fawaz
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-06-15 - Publisher: Lexington Books

This book examines case studies of the Kurds in Iraq and the Abkhaz in Georgia to explore how ethnic identities become politicized by states and political entrepreneurs, leading to mobilization of ethnic populations. Through analysis of these cases, it provides a new theoretical framework to examine the process of ethnic
The State, Development and Identity in Multi-Ethnic Societies
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Nicholas Tarling, Terence Gomez
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-03-03 - Publisher: Routledge

The controversial work of Amy Chua argues that, as rapid modernization, industrialization, technological change and globalization bring about fundamental changes in national, ethnic and class identities, especially in developing countries, there is a danger that the laissez-faire capitalist system will cause serious racial conflagration, especially in societies where there is
Trinidad and Tobago and Guyana
Language: en
Pages: 226
Authors: Ann Marie Bissessar, John Gaffar La Guerre
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-25 - Publisher: Lexington Books

In this book an attempt is made to probe more carefully the processes by which social and ethnic problems, as these pertain to Caribbean countries, Trinidad and Tobago and Guyana, are conveyed to the political arena and the mechanisms by which they determine critical outcomes. The authors of this book