Ethnic and Nationalist Violence

  title={Ethnic and Nationalist Violence},
  author={R. Douglas Brubaker and David D Laitin},
Work on ethnic and nationalist violence has emerged from two largely nonintersecting literatures: studies of ethnic conflict and studies of political violence. Only recently have the former begun to attend to the dynamics of violence and the latter to the dynamics of ethnicization. Since the emergent literature on ethnic violence is not structured by clearly defined theoretical oppositions, we organize our review by broad similarities of methodological approach: (a) Inductive work at various… CONTINUE READING
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