Politicized Ethnicity

A Comparative Perspective

  • Authors
  • Anke Weber
  • Wesley Hiers
  • Anaïd Flesken

Part of the Perspectives in Comparative Politics book series (PCP)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiv
  2. Anke Weber, Wesley Hiers, Anaïd Flesken
    Pages 1-25
  3. Anke Weber, Wesley Hiers, Anaïd Flesken
    Pages 27-65
  4. Anke Weber, Wesley Hiers, Anaïd Flesken
    Pages 67-94
  5. Anke Weber, Wesley Hiers, Anaïd Flesken
    Pages 95-133
  6. Anke Weber, Wesley Hiers, Anaïd Flesken
    Pages 135-151
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 153-187

About this book

Introduction

This book offers a rigorous comparative historical analysis of Kenya, Tanzania, Bolivia, Peru, and the United States to demonstrate how colonial administrative rule, access to resources, nation building and language policies, as well as political entrepreneurs contribute to the politicization of ethnicity.

Keywords

Ethnicity race politicization politicized ethnicity salience nation-building colonial rule resource distribution language policies political entrepreneurs comparative historical analysis Africa Kenya Tanzania Latin America Bolivia Peru US Comparative analysis Nation

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1057/9781137349453
  • Copyright Information The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s) 2016
  • Publisher Name Palgrave Macmillan, New York
  • eBook Packages Social Sciences
  • Print ISBN 978-1-349-56922-9
  • Online ISBN 978-1-137-34945-3
  • About this book