Unequal Ground: Homelands and Conflict

  title={Unequal Ground: Homelands and Conflict},
  author={Nadav G. Shelef},
Although there is a deep and wide consensus that international conflict over territory is especially common and destructive, there is less agreement over what it is about territory that leads to these outcomes. Understanding the role of territory in international conflict requires complementing realist and materialist understandings of the value of territory with one grounded in the constructivist theories that dominate studies of nationalism and geography. Doing so recognizes that homeland… CONTINUE READING