Violence and ethnic boundary maintenance in Bosnia since 1992

Carmichael, Cathie (2006) Violence and ethnic boundary maintenance in Bosnia since 1992. Journal of Genocide Research, 8 (3). pp. 283-293. ISSN 1469-9494

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This article examines the content of violence incidents in Bosnia with a view to assessing the relationship between religion, ethnicity and the escalation into violence. I have examined incidences of violence where it could be argued that there is a strong symbolic content. During the Bosnian war, as the Slovene sociologist Mitja Velikonja has argued, even previous non-believers became attached to the mythologies and rites of particular religions.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: sdg 16 - peace, justice and strong institutions ,/dk/atira/pure/sustainabledevelopmentgoals/peace_justice_and_strong_institutions
Faculty \ School: Faculty of Arts and Humanities > School of History
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Depositing User: EPrints Services
Date Deposited: 01 Oct 2010 13:56
Last Modified: 06 Jan 2024 01:25
DOI: 10.1080/14623520600949999

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