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The global dynamics of racial and ethnic mobilization

by Susan Olzak

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Published by Stanford University Press in Stanford, Calif .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Ethnicity -- Political aspects,
  • Ethnic conflict,
  • Political violence,
  • Culture and globalization,
  • Social movements,
  • Social integration

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementSusan Olzak.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsGN495.6 .O49 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3416182M
    ISBN 100804739986
    LC Control Number2005032416

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CHAPTER ONE World Integration and Centrifugal Forces 1 CHAPTER TWO Definitions and Dynamics of Racial/Ethnic Mobilization 33 CHAPTER THREE Escalation and De-escalation: Trends in the Data 78 CHAPTER FOUR Globalization and Nonviolent Ethnic Protest, 93 CHAPTER FIVE Global Integration and Ethnic Violence, CHAPTER six Group Dynamics of Author: Susan Olzak.

The Global Dynamics of Racial and Ethnic Mobilization. By Susan Olzak. Stanford: Stanford University Press, p. $ Susan Olzak's new monograph is a milestone in comparative research. This book tests a new approach to understanding ethnic mobilization and considers the interplay of global forces, national-level variation in inequality and repression, and political mobilization of ethnicity.

It advances the claim that economic and political integration among the world's. These data provide categorical information on ethnic mobilization that addresses questions about the magnitude and scope of ethnic protest and conflict.

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It proposes a new conceptual framework for thinking about ethnic identity. Susan Olzak, “Ethnic Mobilization in Quebec,” Ethnic and Racial Studies 5 (July ): –; Eric Leifer, “Competing Models of Political Mobilization: The Role of Ethnic Ties,” American Journal of Sociology 87 (July ): 23–47; Francois Nielsen, “The Flemish Movement in Belgium After World War II: A Dynamic Analysis,” American Sociological Review 45 (February ): 76 Cited by: The changing racial dynamics of the U.S., as well as the impacts of increasing globalization, have required scholars to constructively review and elaborate on racial formation theory moving into the twenty-first century.

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Susan Olzak is Professor of Sociology at Stanford University, where she does research on armed conflict, ethnic violence, collective action, and social movement organizations.

Her current research projects include (1) a combined state, national, and international-level project (funded by the Sociology Program at NSF and by the UPS Endowment Fund) analyzing the impact of. Studies in Social Inequality Book Series Stanford University Press Editors: David B.

Grusky and Paula England. The Studies in Social Inequality Book Series was founded in response to the takeoff in economic inequality, the persistence or slowing decline in other forms of inequality, and the resulting explosion of research attempting to understand the sources of poverty and inequality.

An ethnic group or ethnicity is a category of people who identify with each other, usually on the basis of presumed similarities such as common language, ancestry, history, society, culture, nation or social treatment within their residing area. Ethnicity is often used synonymously with the term nation, particularly in cases of ethnic nationalism, and is separate from but related to the.

Citing the critical importance of empirical work to social movement research, the editors of this volume have put together the first systematic overview of the major methods used by social movement theorists. Original chapters cover the range of techniques: surveys, formal models, discourse analysis, in-depth interviews, participant observation, case studies, network analysis, historical.Ethnic succession theory is a theory in sociology stating that ethnic and racial groups entering a new area may settle in older neighborhoods or urban areas until achieving economic parity with certain economic classes.

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