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American leadership, ethnic conflict, and the new world politics

American leadership, ethnic conflict, and the new world politics

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Published by Academy of Political Science in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • World politics -- 1989-,
    • Ethnic conflict.,
    • United States -- Foreign relations -- 1989-

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesPolitical science quarterly.
      Statementedited by Demetrios James Caraley and Bonnie B. Hartman ; special introduction by Robert Jervis.
      ContributionsCaraley, Demetrios., Hartman, Bonnie B.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsD860 .A64 1997
      The Physical Object
      Paginationviii, 206 p. ;
      Number of Pages206
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL708630M
      LC Control Number97071485

      Ethnic conflict arises if ethnic groups compete for the same goal—notably power, access to resources, or territory. The interests of a society’s elite class play an important role in mobilizing ethnic groups to engage in ethnic conflicts. Ethnic conflict is thus similar to other political interest conflicts. An introduction to African politics, this course will provide for its participants a general survey of the main issues regarding politics in the continent. Areas covered range from political system types, political economies, and political cultures of diverse.

      The phrase "new world order" was explicitly used in connection with Woodrow Wilson's global zeitgeist during the period just after World War I during the formation of the League of Nations."The war to end all wars" had been a powerful catalyst in international politics, and many felt the world could simply no longer operate as it once War I had been justified not only in terms of U.S. The course of American racial and ethnic politics over the next few decades will depend not only on dynamics within the African-American community, but also on relations between African Americans.

      Robert David Kaplan (born J ) is an American author. His books are on politics, primarily foreign affairs, and travel. His work over three decades has appeared in The Atlantic, The Washington Post, The New York Times, The New Republic, The National Interest, Foreign Affairs and The Wall Street Journal, among other newspapers and ion: University of Connecticut. How American Politics Went Insane concurred with Matt Bai’s postmortem in The New York Times: Democratic leaders could have found the rank-and-file support they needed to pass the bargain.


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This second edition of Ethnic Conflict in World Politics is an introduction to a new era in which civil society, states, and international actors attempt to channel ethnic challenges to world order and security into conventional by: COVID Resources.

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In the polarized governing environment of American politics today, the problem of leadership becomes ever more pressing and ever more vexed. What defines leadership, what determines its importance and effectiveness, and how does it differ from one sphere of influence to another: these are the questions Leadership in American Politics addresses in an effort to clarify the causes and Author: Jeffery A.

Jenkins. CONFLICT AND CONSENSUS IN AMERICAN POLITICS uses its titled theme to underscore both real life politics as well as the theory behind how American Politics is supposed to work.

The book's organizational framework, as well as features in each chapter, makes these connections clear to students of American Government and offer, therefore, an 3/5(1). In the process, ethnic hatred, religious zealotry, and other “backward” aspects of underdevelopment will be swept away.

However, American and Western interventions have in the main resulted in proliferation of ethnic conflict, and genocides of magnitudes not seen since the Nazi by: This book is an introduction to this new era of ethnic challenges to world order and security.

From Africa's postcolonial rebellions in the s and s to the anti-immigrant violence in the s, Ethnic Conflict in World Politics surveys the historical, geographic, and cultural diversity of ethnopolitical conflict.

This second edition of Ethnic Conflict in World Politics is an introduction to a new era in which civil society, states, and international actors attempt to channel ethnic challenges to world order and security into conventional politics. From Africa's post-colonial rebellions in the s and s to anti-immigrant violence in the s the authors survey the historical, geographic, and.

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See Treisman, Daniel, “Russia's ‘Ethnic Revival’: The Separatist Activism of Regional Leaders in a Postcommunist Order,” World Politics 49 (January ); Hale, Henry, “The Parade of Sovereignties: Testing Theories of Secession in the Soviet Setting,” British fournal of Political Science 30 (January ).

It is along similar lines Cited by: Ted Robert Gurr (Febru – Novem ) was an American political scientist who most notably wrote about political conflict and instability. His book Why Men Rebel () emphasized the importance of social psychological factors (relative deprivation) and ideology as root sources of political has been widely translated, most recently into Arabic and mater: New York University (Ph.D., ), Reed.

Institutions that artificially restrict ethnic politics to a single dimension destabilize democracy, whereas institutions that foster multiple dimensions of ethnic identity can sustain it. Kanchan Chandra is associate professor of political science at MIT ([email protected]) and author of Why Ethnic Parties Succeed ().Cited by:   Previous research has focused primarily on how ethnicity may trigger civil war, and its effect on conflict duration remains disputed.

Rather than treating conflict as a direct consequence of ethnic cleavages, the authors argue that ethnicity per se does not affect civil war by:   I highly recommend this book to those interested in ethnic politics, irredentism, conflict, and nationalism.

The book makes a significant contribution to our understanding of world politics through the lens of conflict, or the lack thereof, with respect to national minorities or lost ethnic kin in their respective host states.

This book was pretty good, but it was a cursory treatment of its subject. The author's premise is that the Pax Americana of the past 65 years benefits most of the people in the world and that most of the world would be worse off if the United States decides that we should withdraw from our role as leader of the free world/5.

An ethnic conflict is a conflict between two or more contending ethnic groups. While the source of the conflict may be political, social, economic or religious, the individuals in conflict must expressly fight for their ethnic group's position within society. This final criterion differentiates ethnic conflict from other forms of struggle.

ELAINE K DENNY, b.MPP (University of Michigan, ), MA in Political Science (University of California, San Diego, ); joint PhD candidate, Department of Political Science and the School of International Relations and Pacific Studies, University of California, San Diego; work focuses on human rights, civil conflict, norms diffusion, and field research by: Books shelved as world-politics: Prisoners of Geography: Ten Maps That Tell You Everything You Need to Know About Global Politics by Tim Marshall, World.

About Political Tribes. The bestselling author of Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother, Yale Law School Professor Amy Chua offers a bold new prescription for reversing our foreign policy failures and overcoming our destructive political tribalism at home Humans are tribal.

We need to belong to groups. In many parts of the world, the group identities that matter most – the ones that people will. The debates of the s over the causes of and responses to substate conflict were significant and wide ranging; there is now a sizable literature on ethnic conflict and civil war.

But this literature makes few connections to long traditions of scholarly theorizing about collective violence in political science and in allied by:   Expanding on the issues she originally explored in her classic work, Gender in International Relations, J.

Ann Tickner focuses her distinctively feminist approach on new issues of the international relations agenda since the end of the Cold War, such as ethnic conflict and other new security issues, globalizations, democratization, and human rights.

The Diverse Effects of Diversity on Democracy - Volume 48 Issue 2 - John Gerring, Michael Hoffman, Dominic Zarecki A Comparative Analysis Using New Indices. American Political Science Review 62 (4): Ethnic Politics and Armed by: 8.Since the time America entered the arena of world politics init has been so preponderant in strength and so convinced of the rightness of its ideals that this century's major international agreements have been embodiments of American values -- from the League of Nations and the Kellogg-Briand Pact to the United Nations Charter and the Released on: Ap Spreading Fear: The Genesis of Transnational Ethnic Conflict (with Donald Rothchild), pp Containing Fear: The Management of Transnational Ethnic Conflict” (with Donald Rothchild), pp Ethnic Fears and Global Engagement (with Donald Rothchild), pp Regional Orders: Building Security in a New World (with Patrick M.

Morgan.