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Global Convulsions: Race, Ethnicity, and Nationalism at the End of the Twentieth Century / Edition 1

Global Convulsions: Race, Ethnicity, and Nationalism at the End of the Twentieth Century / Edition 1

by Winston A. Van Horne, Carol Edler Baumann


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ISBN-13: 9780791432365
Publisher: State University of New York Press
Publication date: 01/28/1997
Series: SUNY series, The Social Context of Education Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 364
Product dimensions: 5.93(w) x 8.94(h) x 0.84(d)

Table of Contents

List of Figures

List of Tables

Carol Edler Baumann


About the Editor and Contributors

Winston A. Van Horne

Part I. Race, Ethnicity, and Nationalism: Concepts and Images

1. Race and Biology
Linda Vigilant

2. The Bell Curve: A Cross-Century Tradition Concerning Race and Intellect
Winston A. Van Horne

3. Race in History
Martin Bernal

4. Concepts of Nationalism in History
Brian E. Porter

5. Cultural Foundations of Ethnonationalism: The Role of Religion
Martin E. Marty

6. Cultural Nationalism and "internationalization" in Contemporary Japan
Kosaku Yoshino

Part II: National Identity and the Struggle for National Rights

7. Religion and Identity in Northern Ireland
Marianne Elliott

8. Israel and Palestinian Statehood
Galia Golan

9. Palestinian Statehood
Muhammad Hallaj

10. Whither the Kurds?
George S. Harris

Part III: Nationalism and the Crisis of the Multiethnic/Multinational State

11. The Relentless Pursuit of the National State: Reflections on Soviet and Post-Soviet Experiences
Mark R. Beissinger

12. Nationality Questions in the Baltic: The Lithuanian Example
Alred Erich Senn

13. Ethnonationalism and the Disintegration of Yugoslavia
Robin Alison Remington

14. China and the Containment of Ethnonationalism
David D. Buck

15. Political Ethnicity and State-Building in Nigeria
Claude Ake

16. Canada and the Challenge of the Quebec Independence Movement
Marc V. Levine

Winston A. Van Horne

Index of Persons, Places, and Organizations

Subject Index

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