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The language of ethnic conflict

social organization and lexical culture

by Irving L. Allen

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Published by Columbia University Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • English language -- United States -- Slang,
    • Epithets,
    • English language -- Etymology,
    • English language -- Social aspects -- United States,
    • Nicknames -- United States,
    • United States -- Ethnic relations

    • Edition Notes

      StatementIrving Lewis Allen.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPE2846 .A44 1983
      The Physical Object
      Pagination162 p. ;
      Number of Pages162
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3489883M
      ISBN 100231055560, 0231055579
      LC Control Number82009610

      Book Description. The Routledge Handbook of Language in Conflict presents a range of linguistic approaches as a means for examining the nature of communication related to d into four sections, the Handbook critically examines text, interaction, languages and applications of linguistics in situations of conflict. Spanning 30 chapters by a variety of international scholars, this. Retrospects: Enduring Racial and Ethnic Conflict Over Years. In each of the phases of the evolution of Canadian immigration policy described above, racial and ethnic conflict and division has existed and has persisted over the past century and a half since confederation. Abu-Laban (, p. 2) points to the divisions of the social relations Author: Shibao Guo.

      Figure 1 – Causes of Ethnic Conflict: Conceptual Framework. Uncertainty, Each ethnic conflict has its own unique characteristics and, in different contexts, some of these elements will be more prominent than the others, but all of them are the “common denominators” necessary for ethnic conflict to occur. The primordialist approach helps. ETHNIC CONFLICT AND INTERNATIONAL SECURITY Introduction Complex Humanitarian Emergencies Internal Displacement and Refugees Torture, Abuse, and Mass Rape Child Soldiers State Failure and Collapse Ethnoterrorism Guns-for-Drugs Syndrome Partisan Intervention and Counter-Intervention in Ethnic Conflicts Typology of External Partisan Intervention.

        I think it is a must-read book for students who are studying ethnic conflict. It introduces several classic cases of ethnic conflict and provides very systemic analysis at different levels: the international environment, the state, civil societies, and individuals.4/5. The current attention to ethnic conflict contrasts markedly with the approach of previous periods. Since the prehistory of ethnic conflict management is largely forgotten, a digression may be permitted here.1 The first systematic international approach to the question of ethnonational minorities was developed in the aftermath of the FirstFile Size: KB.


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