Women Ethnicity and Nationalism

Women, Ethnicity and Nationalism asks whether societies caught in political or social transition provide new opportunities for women, or instead, create new burdens and obstacles for them.

Women  Ethnicity and Nationalism

Women Ethnicity and Nationalism

Women, Ethnicity and Nationalism asks whether societies caught in political or social transition provide new opportunities for women, or instead, create new burdens and obstacles for them. Using contemporary case-studies, each author looks at the interaction of gender ethnicity and class in a divided society. The varying experiences of women are discussed in the following countries: Northern Ireland; South Africa; the former Soviet Union and Yugoslavia; Yemen; Lebanon and Malaysia.

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Women, Ethnicity and Nationalism
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Robert E. Miller, Rick Wilford
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-01-14 - Publisher: Routledge

Women, Ethnicity and Nationalism asks whether societies caught in political or social transition provide new opportunities for women, or instead, create new burdens and obstacles for them. Using contemporary case-studies, each author looks at the interaction of gender ethnicity and class in a divided society. The varying experiences of women
Ethnicity and Nationalism
Language: en
Pages: 199
Authors: Thomas Hylland Eriksen
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002-07-20 - Publisher: Pluto Press

New expanded edition of a classic anthropology title that examines ethnicity as a dynamic and shifting aspect of social relations.
Ethnicity and Nationalism in East Central Europe and the Balkans
Language: en
Pages: 411
Authors: Ethnicity and nationalism in the new Europe (Preston) International Conference
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Dartmouth Publishing Company

This is a companion volume to Ethnicity and Nationalism in Russia, the CIS and the Baltic States. It brings together scholars from the UK, Poland, Slovakia, Belgium, Greece Bulgaria and the USA to examine the legacy left by decades of communist rule and to assess the importance of the revival
People, Nation and State
Language: en
Pages: 166
Authors: Edward Mortimer, Robert Fine
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-12-31 - Publisher: I.B. Tauris

Nations in the developed world are no less immune from these complex issues - whether they involve Scottish nationalism, the rival national identities of Northern Ireland, the uneasy integration of former GDR citizens into a united Germany, the perennial problems of Afro-Americans and Hispanics in the USA, not to mention
The Nation in History
Language: en
Pages: 106
Authors: Anthony D. Smith
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000 - Publisher: UPNE

An expert in the field analyzes the major debates between historians and social scientists on the nature and development of ethnic communities, nations, and nationalism. In concise, accessible prose, Anthony D. Smith provides a probing account of the leading assumptions and explanations of nationalism in different historical epochs. Ranging broadly

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