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Unformatted text preview: Cite/Example: Professor Rosss Lecture 11. Example: In the 1970s, Latin America was rampant with civil wars and military regimes, today it has grown much more peaceful and democratic. Ethnicity and civil war: Definition: Ethnicity leads to conflicts when: 1) Large groups are excluded from power. 2) When the conflict is concentrated in the homeland. 3) When their are your kin in neighboring states. Significance: There are some analysis that does supports the conclusion that economic and structural factors are more important than still of those of identity or ethnicity in predicting occurrences of civil war. Cite/Example: Professor Rosss Lecture 11. Example: The most conflict-prone region is South Asia (India, Sri Lanka, Nepal)....
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This note was uploaded on 11/17/2011 for the course IDS 100B taught by Professor Ross during the Spring '11 term at UCLA.
- Spring '11