By Dan Landis, Rosita D. Albert
Although team clash is rarely new, the decade has visible a proliferation of conflicts attractive intrastate ethnic teams. it really is anticipated that two-thirds of violent conflicts being fought every year in all the pieces of the globe together with North the United States are ethnic conflicts. not like conventional conflict, civilians contain greater than eighty percentage of the casualties, and the industrial and mental influence on survivors is usually so devastating that a few specialists think that ethnic clash is the main destabilizing strength within the post-Cold conflict global. even if those conflicts even have political, fiscal, and different reasons, the aim of this quantity is to advance a mental knowing of ethnic battle. extra particularly, Handbook of Ethnopolitical Conflict explores the functionality of ethnic, spiritual, and nationwide identities in intergroup clash. furthermore, it good points strategies for coverage makers which will lessen or ameliorate the occurrences and results of those conflicts worldwide.
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4%) of Hawai‘i’s residents identified with two or more races. This is unusual and is almost nine times higher than reported in the USA in general. ” The literal meaning of the Hawaiian term “Haole” is foreigner. In popular usage, this term has been used to denote “Caucasian” and is experienced by some as pejorative. S. 3% reported being either White or White alone, or in any combination with other groups in a total Hawai‘i population of 1,211,537. 3%. Caucasians have been the largest percentage of the population since the 1960s following statehood.
In Social Psychology from New Mexico State University. In 2006, she was appointed to a tenure track position at Central Connecticut State University. Her research focus is on cross-cultural psychology and intergroup relations, in particular, the use of theory to promote an understanding of cultures in Latin America and the United States. Other research interests include factors that influence the development and maintenance of prejudice and bias. She has lived and worked as an educator in South America.
A naturalized citizen of two countries, he describes himself as a Chinese–American–New Zealander. Fidel Molina is a professor of Sociology, Faculty of Education and Faculty of Law and Economics, University of Lleida (Spain). He graduated both in Mediation and Conflicts Resolution and in Intercultural Education. He has published diverse books, articles and chapters of books about Sociology of Education (lifelong formation, Intercultural education, Youth and Socialization), Sociology of Leisure and Sport, Management and Formation of Human Resources.