Final Exam Review Sheet - My part

Final Exam Review Sheet - My part - Instrumentalism -...

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Instrumentalism - ethnic identity being manipulated by those in power, ethnic identity is a means to an end Criticism: limitation of political elites Constructivism - theory of ethnic identity: nothing inherent about ethnic identity, identities are fluid, society shapes ethnic identities, multiple identities are possible, like an instrumentalist a constructivist may argue that those in power may try to shape ethnic identities. However, societal influences still shape ethnic identity. Advantage of this theory is that is can explain multiple identities. Junta - military governing council - Pinochet's clique of advisors "Disappeared" - anyone critical of Pinochet in power simply "disappeared", referring to the detainment of leftists into military prison camps plagued with torture Technocrats – emphasized economic modernization and were insulated from popular political pressures by dictatorship. See also: Chicago Boys
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This note was uploaded on 05/18/2008 for the course GOVT 1313 taught by Professor Roberts, k during the Spring '07 term at Cornell University (Engineering School).

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