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Ethnic Violence and Justice

The Debate Over Responsibility, Accountability, Intervention, Complicity, Tribunals, and Truth Commissions

by Center for Policy Studies

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Published by Central European University Press .
Written in English

  • Christian moral & pastoral theology,
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Human Rights,
  • Ethnic relations,
  • Archaeology / Anthropology,
  • Politics/International Relations,
  • Political aspects,
  • Anthropology - Cultural,
  • International Relations - Arms Control,
  • Congresses,
  • Human rights,
  • Political violence

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    Number of Pages172
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    Open LibraryOL9167517M
    ISBN 109639241741
    ISBN 109789639241749

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The Gender, Racial, and Ethnic Justice International program is pushing for an end to violence against women and girls. First, and most importantly, we want to ensure that women and girls themselves are setting the agenda and leading in developing their own culturally appropriate and, therefore, durable solutions.

Ethnic Violence and Justice: The Debate Over This book is based on the transcript of a workshop that brought together human rights researchers, activists, and journalists to explore the many issues surrounding massive violations of human rights that have marred the past century and the international community's inadequate responses to them.

The historical body count by the end of Persepolis is enormous: from the start of the Revolution to the end of the Iraq-Iran War over a million people die—on the battlefield, in the streets, and in prison cells—killed by the Shah and by the Islamic Republic that replaces the Shah. By the end of the book, Marjane expresses her sorrow that “we could have avoided it all”, indicating a.

National Deconstruction Violence, Identity, and Justice in Bosnia come to be understood as an intractable ethnic problem. National Deconstruction is a rethinking of the meaning of “ethnic/nationalist” violence and a critique of the impoverished discourse of identity politics that crippled the Among the book’s many original.

Stopping violence with violence seems hypocritical, and unlike warfare between two countries, ethnic conflict has no commonly agreed upon rules of engagement. One reason why ethnic conflict seems so irrational is that the participants are driven by desperation, due to their perception that the alternative to fighting a losing battle is even worse.

Ethnic violence is a form of political violence expressly motivated by ethnic hatred and ethnic of ethnic violence which can be argued to have the character of terrorism may be known as ethnic terrorism or ethnically-motivated terrorism.

[clarification needed] "Racist terrorism" is a form of ethnic violence dominated by overt racism and xenophobic reactionism. The page book, Race, Islam and Power: Ethnic and Religious Violence in Post-Suharto Indonesia, was published by Monash University Publishing a.

National Deconstruction is a rethinking of the meaning of "ethnic/nationalist" violence and a critique of the impoverished discourse of identity politics that crippled the international response to the Bosnian than assuming the preexistence of an entity called Bosnia, Campbell considers the complex array of historical, statistical.

This book seeks to identify the motivations of individual perpetrators of ethnic violence. The work develops four models, labeled Fear, Hatred, Resentment, and Rage, gleaned from existing social science by:   "[A] fascinating account of the twisted threads of murder, ethnic violence and mob justice in 19th century Southern California." —Jill Leovy, author of Ghettoside: A History of Murder in America, in the Los Angeles Times.

Los Angeles is a city founded on : Norton, W. & Company, Inc. “Ethnic Conflict and Civic Life is an outstanding work of social science, one of the most important studies of ethnic violence to appear in many years.

Through systematic, comparative analysis, Varshney develops a compelling explanation of why Hindu-Muslim violence has occurred in some Indian cities and not in others. The ABA Coalition on Racial and Ethnic Justice (COREJ) examines issues stemming from the intersection of race and ethnicity with the legal system.

COREJ partners with non-ABA entities to address these issues. We consider ourselves the conscience of the ABA when it comes to focusing on social justice issues effecting the too often voiceless and.

ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: pages ; 24 cm. Contents: The roots of ethnic violence / Patrick A. McGuire --Four categories of ethnic conflicts / United Nations Research Institute for Social Development --Preventing genocide / Samuel Totten and William S. Parsons --Power sharing: a strategy to.

Get this from a library. Ethnic violence and justice: the debate over responsibility, accountability, intervention, complicity, tribunals, and truth commissions.

[Open Society Institute.; Central European University. Center for Policy Studies.;] -- Papers from a workshop held May, sponsored by the Open Society New York and the Center for Policy Studies, Central European.

Harvey F () Primordialism, evolutionary theory and ethnic violence in the Balkans: opportunities and constraints for theory and policy.

Can J Polit Sci 33(1)–65 Google Scholar Hayden R () Imagined communities and real victims: self determination and ethnic cleansing in Yugoslavia. Domestic Violence and Criminal Justice offers readers an overview of domestic violence and its effects on society, including what can be done to curtail its rapid growth and widespread harm.

Criminal justice and sociology students will find this text 5/5(2). Ethnic Conflict and Protest in Tibet and Xinjiang is a terrific book. Ten experts take a balanced and clear-eyed view of the conditions and politics behind the recent wave of ethnic unrest in China.

It should be required reading for those who would understand the interlocking causes of conflict, including decision makers in Beijing. About the Book. Donald L. Horowitz's comprehensive consideration of the structure and dynamics of ethnic violence is the first full-scale, comparative study of what the author terms the deadly ethnic riot—an intense, sudden, lethal attack by civilian members of one ethnic group on civilian members of another ethnic group.

“Ethnic cleansing” is the attempt to get rid of—through deportation, displacement or even mass killing—members of an unwanted ethnic group in. In his latest book, Burning Dislike: Ethnic Violence in Schools, Sanchez-Jankowski has collected a breathtaking amount of data from eight different schools in three cities over two time periods that are more than twenty years observations provide rich and detailed descriptions of the routine occurrences of ethnic violence in high schools and their Author: Julia Burdick-Will.

Ethnic in a sentence up(1) down(0) The justice system is loaded against people from ethnic minorities. More than people have been killed this year in sporadic outbursts of ethnic violence. The main political parties have little to offer Britain's ethnic minorities. National Deconstruction: Violence, Identity, and Justice in Bosnia [David Campbell].

Book of the Year--Foundation Bosnian-Herzegovinian Book and the Journal Human Rights Review How did Bosnia, once a polity of intersecting and overlapping identities.

Ethnic violence in South Sudan has a long history among South Sudan's varied ethnic Sudan has 64 tribes with the largest being the Dinkas, who constitute about 35% of the population and predominate in government.

The second largest are the ct is often aggravated among nomadic groups over the issue of cattle and grazing land and is part of the. The book’s Epilogue most saliently captures the toll of Sri Lanka’s ethnic violence, as Arjie and his family have to flee their house (which is then burned down), Appachi and Ammachi are murdered, Appa’s hotel is burned down, and numerous Tamils lose their homes and businesses, not to mention their lives.

Monica Muñoz Martinez, Andrew Carnegie fellow tois the Stanley J. Bernstein Assistant Professor of American Studies and Ethnic Studies at Brown University. Her book The Injustice Never Leaves You: Anti-Mexican Violence in the Texas Borderlands is forthcoming with Harvard University Press in Fall Author: Paul Michael Leonardo Atienza, Jessica Harless, Kelsey Hassevoort, Robin Holland, Marcelo Boccato Ku.

Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Crime and Criminal Justice in the United States ABSTRACT Although racial discrimination emerges some of the time at some stages of criminal justice processing-such as juvenile justice-there is little evidence that racial disparities result from systematic, overt bias.

Ethnic conflict is one of the major threats to international peace and security. Conflicts in the Balkans, Rwanda, Chechnya, Iraq, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, India, and Darfur, as well as in Israel, the West Bank, and the Gaza Strip, are among the best-known and deadliest examples from the late 20th and early 21st destabilization of provinces, states, and, in some cases.

Eternity Street: Violence and Justice in Frontier Los Angeles - Ebook written by John Mack Faragher. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Eternity Street: Violence and Justice in Frontier Los : John Mack Faragher.

A groundbreaking work of historical reconstruction, The Injustice Never Leaves You has upended Texas’s sense of its own history. A timely reminder of the dark side of American justice, it is a riveting story of race, power, and prejudice on the border.

“It’s an apt moment for this book’s hard lessons to go mainstream.” —Texas ObserverBrand: Harvard. Most societies evince vast disparities in wealth, power, and privilege among groups distinguishable by skin color, phenotype, and heritage. The faculty and that comprise the Division on Racial and Ethnic Injustice seek to understand the full dimensions of racial and ethnic disparities in the United States and abroad in an attempt to find solutions that bring people.

Comprehensive and balanced, THE COLOR OF JUSTICE is the definitive book on current research and theories of racial, ethnic, and gender discrimination within America's Criminal Justice system/5.

criminal justice system over recent decades (14), at the beginning of the twenty-first century, we continue to grapple with the perceptions of and the reality of unfairness in our justice system. Racial and ethnic disparities persist in crime and criminal justice in the United States.

Minorities remain 2 ASA SERIES ON HOW RACE AND ETHNICITY MATTER. Bya total of 14, city, county, state, university and college, tribal, and federal agencies submitted hate crime statistics to the UCR Program covering million inhabitants, or % Author: Michele Stacey. Hate-motivated violence is now deemed a ‘serious national problem’ in most Western societies.

With contributions by British, Australian, American, Canadian, Irish, Italian and French researchers, this book addresses a wide spectrum of types of violence, including, genocide, urban riots, inter-ethnic fighting and forms of hate crime.

He was assassinated in June by Croat hardliners because, the book argues, he was working on the prevention of inter-ethnic violence in the Slavonia area, where Osijek is.

Criminologists have repeatedly found racial and ethnic disparities in the perceptions of crime, offending, criminal justice responses, and victimization; however, race and ethnicity are typically.

Book Description. Ethnic Violence and the Societal Security Dilemma explores how the phenomenon of ethnic violence can be understood as a form of security dilemma by shifting the focus of the concept away from its traditional concern with state sovereignty to that of identity instead. The book includes case studies on: * ethnic violence between Serbs and Croats in the.

Book Description: InKilling Others, Matthew Lange explores why humans ruthlessly attack and kill people from other ethnic g on an array of cases from around the world and insight from a variety of disciplines, Lange provides a simple yet powerful explanation that pinpoints the influential role of modernity in the growing global prevalence of ethnic violence.

These are the important questions at the centerpiece of Joachim Savelsberg’s book Representing Mass Violence: Living in a time in which terrorism, war, and racial and ethnic violence feel inescapable, the arguments in Representing Mass Violence Criminal Law and Criminal Justice Books is a joint project of Rutgers School of Law.

“[The] use of political rhetoric to criminalize racial and ethnic groups, the call for violent border policing and widespread acceptance of violent measures,” Martinez says, are some examples.

In her book, Martinez also highlights people like José T. Canales and Jovita Idar, who fought for social justice during this period of violence. Summary Ethnic Violence and the Societal Security Dilemma explores how the phenomenon of ethnic violence can be understood as a form of security dilemma by shifting the focus of the concept away from its traditional concern with state sovereignty to that of identity instead.

The book includes case studies on: * ethnic violence between Serbs and Croats in the Krajina. As Prime Minister Narendra Modi presented a rosy picture of India making progress on all fronts under his watch in front of a 50,strong audience inside the NRG stadium in Houston, Texas, Sept.

22, social justice organizations staged protests outside the venue, denouncing Modi for his “authoritarian rule” leading to ethnic violence and human rights .Chapters in this volume approachracial and ethnic contexts of violence from a variety of disciplinary, methodological, and theoretical perspectives.

This book also addresses previously understudied problems, populations, and violence-related phenomena, such as the historical roots of codes of behavior that support or require violence, and of.