Ethnic Groups in Conflict, Updated Edition With a New Preface / Edition 2

Ethnic Groups in Conflict, Updated Edition With a New Preface / Edition 2

by Donald L. Horowitz
     
 

ISBN-10: 0520227069

ISBN-13: 9780520227064

Pub. Date: 04/09/2001

Publisher: University of California Press


Drawing material from dozens of divided societies, Donald L. Horowitz constructs his theory of ethnic conflict, relating ethnic affiliations to kinship and intergroup relations to the fear of domination. A groundbreaking work when it was published in 1985, the book remains an original and powerfully argued comparative analysis of one of the most important forces…  See more details below

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Drawing material from dozens of divided societies, Donald L. Horowitz constructs his theory of ethnic conflict, relating ethnic affiliations to kinship and intergroup relations to the fear of domination. A groundbreaking work when it was published in 1985, the book remains an original and powerfully argued comparative analysis of one of the most important forces in the contemporary world.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780520227064
Publisher:
University of California Press
Publication date:
04/09/2001
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
715
Sales rank:
803,358
Product dimensions:
5.88(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.63(d)

Table of Contents

List of Tables and Figures
Preface to the Second Edition
Preface to the First Edition
1The Dimensions of Ethnic Conflict3
2A Family Resemblance55
3Conflict Theory and Conflict Motives95
4Group Comparison and the Sources of Conflict141
5Group Entitlement and the Sources of Conflict185
6The Logic of Secessions and Irredentas229
7Ethnic Parties and Party Systems291
8Competition and Change in Ethnic Party Systems333
9Multiethnic Coalitions365
10Multiethnic Alliances and Parties396
11The Militarization of Ethnic Conflict443
12Paradigms of Military Ethnicity472
13The Effects of Intervention and the Art of Prevention526
14Ethnic Policy: The Constraints and the Opportunities563
15Structural Techniques to Reduce Ethnic Conflict601
16Preferential Policies to Reduce Ethnic Conflict653
Afterword: Ethnic Conflict and Democracy681
Index685

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