The Ethnic Phenomenon
A gem of a book for scholars in race and ethnic relations and sociobiology. . . . Van den Berghe analyzes various forms that race and ethnic relations have displayed including colonial empires, slavery, middleman minorities, caste systems, and assimilation. The causes and consequences of these systems are brilliantly teased out employing historical and crosscultural examples. Libraries with any work at all on race and ethnic relations or sociobiology should acquire this book. Choice
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However , the sheer official recognition of group differences in rights , privileges
and relationship to the state tends to perpetuate ( even to create ) pluralism and
to exacerbate political conflicts between ethnic groups . The case against ...
The type of society in Cell C is one composed of several ethnic groups , but
where two basic conditions prevail : 1 . The ruling group is a class drawn from
several ethnies ; that is , no ethny has a monopoly or near - monopoly of power .
Various groups , such as Jews in Europe , the Burakumin in Japan and slaves in
the Western Hemisphere , which had ... Recently , that is , since the 1960s , there
seems to have been a resurgence of ethnic sentiment in many countries that ...
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