ERIC Number: ED161994
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1976
Reference Count: N/A
Urban Ethnic Conflict: A Comparative Perspective. Comparative Urban Studies, Monograph No. 3.
Clarke, Susan E., Ed.; Obler, Jeffrey L., Ed.
This is a collection of conference papers which focus upon factors and variables in conflict among urban ethnic groups in American cities and abroad. Included are the following articles: (1) "Ethnic Conflict, Community-Building, and the Emergence of Ethnic Political Traditions in the United States," by Peter K. Eisinger; (2) "Assimilation and the Moderation of Linguistic Conflict in Brussels," by Jeffrey Obler; (3) "Belfast: The Urban Encapsulation of a National Conflict," by Frederick W. Boal, Russell C. Murray, and Michael A. Poole; (4) "Racial Conflict in the City: The Experience of Birmingham, England from 1962 to 1975," by John Rex; (5) "Urban Ethnic Conflict in Britain and Canada: A Comparative Perspective," by Anthony H. Richmond; and (6) "Urban Ethnic Conflict: Selected Theoretical Approaches," by Susan E. Clark. References are provided with each article. (GC)
Descriptors: Comparative Analysis, Conflict, Demography, Ethnic Groups, Intergroup Relations, Language Role, Minority Groups, Political Influences, Racial Segregation, Religious Cultural Groups, Socioeconomic Influences, Urban Areas, Urban Problems
IRSS Publications, Drawer 78, Manning Hall 026-A, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina 27514 ($5.50)
Publication Type: Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: North Carolina Univ., Chapel Hill. Inst. for Research in Social Science.
Identifiers: Belgium (Brussels); Canada; England (Birmingham); Northern Ireland (Belfast)