Search inside eBookDB

Author: Dianne Louise Smith
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: asian, militaries, central, ethnicity, pandora, opening
Number of Pages: 70
Published: 1998
ISBN-10: 1428912967
ISBN-13: 9781428912960

The author examines whether ethnic consciousness affects military service and the specific roles played by ethnic groups within the armed forces, or if military institutions affect ethnicity. The Soviets used military service as a tool to break down ethnicity and create a "New Soviet Man." They failed. Do Central Asian armed forces break down ethnic divisions and serve as a vehicle for social integration or do they reinforce ethnic consciousness within minorities and therefore sharpen ethnic polarization? Ethnicity tore the Soviet Union apart. Can the Central Asian states avoid that fate? Will

Author: Ton Derks
Publisher: Amsterdam University Press
Keywords: power, tradition, role, antiquity, constructs, ethnic
Number of Pages: 353
Published: 2009-05-01
ISBN-10: 9089640789
ISBN-13: 9789089640789

This bold and original volume explores themes of ethnicity and ethnogenesis in the societies of the ancient world. It starts with a current view held by many in the social and historical sciences, namely that ethnicity is a subjective concept shaped through an interaction with the ethnic other. The thirteen essays collected here analyze historical, epigraphic, and archaeological source material in order to consider the dynamic nature of ethnic formations over time, and range thematically from archaic Greece to early medieval Western Europe.

Author: Nanette Benbow
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: health, urban, inventory, cities
Number of Pages: 164
Published: 1997-06
ISBN-10: 0788181734
ISBN-13: 9780788181733

Contains a great wealth of data from most of the large cities in the U.S. Never before has so much city-based health data been assembled into one document. The Chicago Dept. of Public Health, continually sought out comparative rates for other cities; they decided that they had to create their own database by requesting this information from officials in other cities. Contents: Trends in Lung Cancer Mortality in Kansas City, MOÓ; indicators by gender, race/ethnicity, & year; city percentile ranks by indicator; selected analyses; morbidity forms; population & race/ethnicity distribution of citi

Author: Paul Peachey
Publisher: CRVP
Keywords: conflicts, ethnic, ethnicity, faiths, abrahamic
Number of Pages: 386
Published: 1997-06
ISBN-10: 1565181042
ISBN-13: 9781565181045

Author: Unknown
Publisher: World Bank Publications
Keywords: africa, success, entrepreneurial, ethnicity, indigenois
Number of Pages: 32

Author: Maureen Soyars (ed)
Publisher: DIANE Publishing
Keywords: ethnicity, race, characteristics, force, labor
Number of Pages: 56
ISBN-10: 1437982050
ISBN-13: 9781437982053

Author: Nelson Kasfir
Publisher: University of California Press
Keywords: politics, case, study, uganda, african, ethnicity, political, arena, participation, shrinking
Number of Pages: 348
Published: 1976
ISBN-10: 0520025768
ISBN-13: 9780520025769
(Page 1 of 10)    First  
   Next   Last  Go to Page:
No Books found.