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Democracy and ethnic conflict

Democracy and ethnic conflict

advancing peace in deeply divided societies

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnic conflict -- Case studies.,
  • Democracy -- Case studies.,
  • Comparative government.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 251) and index.

    Statementedited by Adrian Guelke.
    GenreCase studies.
    ContributionsGuelke, Adrian.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHM1121 .D46 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 254 p. :
    Number of Pages254
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18485623M
    ISBN 101403912475
    LC Control Number2003065844

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    Even those conflicts that may appear to be free of ethnic concerns involve factions and alliances built around ethnic loyalties. Analysts have tended to have one of two views of the role of. My Book, The Challenge of Sustaining Democracy in Deeply Divided Societies: Citizenship, Rights, and Ethnic Conflicts in India and Israel, addressed the challenge of sustaining a democratic regime in deeply divided societies with focus on the relations between the newly established states of India (since ) and Israel (since ) and their respective minorities, the Muslim citizens of.

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Ethnic democracy is a political system that combines a structured ethnic dominance with democratic, political and civil rights for all. Both the dominant ethnic group and the minority ethnic groups have citizenship and are able to fully participate in the political process.

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Democracy and Ethnic Conflict: Advancing Peace in Deeply Divided Societies. pluralism through federalism reduces ethnic tensions and conflicts. That is why federalism has been presented as a compromise between ethnic-nationalism, which like nationalism in its classical form advocates congruence between nations and states (Gellner 1; Hobswam 9), and assimilationist centralization by dominant ethnic groups in.

While some types of democracy can sustain ethnic and cultural diversity, others can clearly undermine it. In The Dark Side of Democracy, Michael Mann argues that extreme crimes like genocide and ethnic cleansing tend to occur, or at least be legitimized, within a majoritarian democracy article broadens Mann's approach in two directions: first, it confirms that majoritarian.

Addresses the problem of establishing durable democratic institutions in societies afflicted by ethnic conflict. While the holding of multi-party elections usually plays a role in the ending of conflict, consolidating democracy presents a much larger challenge, as does preventing the perversion of democracy through the dominance of a particular ethnic group.

Democracy and Internal Conflict | isting states, mostly focused around ethnic issues.3 Between them, these paral- lel processes of democratization and ethnic conflict have defined the international agenda in the post-Cold War period.

They have also refocused both scholarly and policy attention on the relationship between democratic. Nationalism and ethnic conflict: threats to European security. Stockholm: Stockholm International Peace Research Institute.

Guelke, Adrian. Democracy and ethnic conflict: advancing peace in deeply divided societies. New York: Palgrave Macmillan.

Guelke, Adrian. Approaches to the Control of Ethnic Conflict in the post-Cold War World. The relationships between plural societies and ethnic conflict, on one side, and democracy on the other, have often been misunderstood and misjudged, frequently to the detriment of those plural societies engaged in a process of democratization.

This paper will argue that the understanding of democracy and ethnic. How have African rulers responded to the introduction of democratic electoral competition?

Despite the broadly negative picture painted by the prevailing focus on electoral fraud, clientelism, and ethnic conflict, the book argues that the full story is somewhat more promising. While these unfortunate practices may be widespread, African rulers also seek to win votes through the provision and.Presents thought-provoking notions of the ways in which we view both nationalism and democracy and provides some valuable ideas for working toward a more stable world.

First published inthis book explores the ethnic dimension of democratic peace agenda in new democracies. The democratic peace proposition concerns the fact that free peoples make good neighbours.