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SEN News on Sunday: July 14-21, 2013

* BBC Radio 4 (15/07/13) features a broadcast which provides an in depth look into the historical roots and present ambitions of the Scottish National Party (SNP). * The Asia-Pacific Journal (15/7/13) features an analysis of the re-branding of Japanese … Continue reading

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SEN News on Sunday: July 7-14, 2013

Oman Tribune (13/7/12) reports on the fighting in South Sudan, which could spiral into “outright sectarian conflict”. The Diplomat (12/7/13) provides an insightful analysis on the causes of the recent spates of violence and protests by China’s ethnic Muslim population, … Continue reading

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SEN News on Sunday: July 2 – 7, 2013

The Economist (6/7/13) reports on the increase in outbreaks of ethnic violence in China’s Xinjiang region. Migration Source (June 2013) features an article which provides an overview of migration and demographic changes in Central and Eastern Europe from the 1990s … Continue reading

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The new secessionist wave – Reflections on the crisis of the neo-liberal state

As part of our current series on Scotland and secessionist movements, SEN Journal: Online Exclusives is excited to present this original piece by Professor Daniele Conversi, Research Professor at the University of the Basque Country and the Ikerbasque Foundation for Science, … Continue reading

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Ethnicity and Nationalism News Bites: March 19 – 23, 2013

The L.A. Times (23/3/13) reports on the death of Chinua Achebe, the acclaimed Nigerian writer, often called the grandfather of  modern African and post-colonial, literature. His novels have played an important role in debating national and ethnic African identities in … Continue reading

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Call for Papers: The Politics of Indigenous Identity: National and Global Perspectives

Organised by: Research Committee on Politics and Ethnicity (RC14) Where: Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia  Google Maps When: 11-14 July, 2013 Application Deadline: 15 March, 2013 Contact: stephanie.lawson@mq.edu.au   Conference Overview: The assertion of indigenous identity generally involves claims not just … Continue reading

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Call for Review Articles on Ethnicity, Nationalism and Education

Studies in Ethnicity and Nationalism (SEN) is currently seeking authors to write reviews for our upcoming special issue on “Ethnicity, Nationalism and Education”. The reviews are intended for publication in SEN volume 13 number 3 (2013). The deadline for submission … Continue reading

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CALL FOR PAPERS: “Nationalisms and the Workplace” at the Athens Equality Diversity Inclusion (EDI) 2013 Conference, 1-3 July 2013

6th Equality, Diversity and Inclusion International Conference, 2013, Athens, Greece 1-3 July, 2013, Athens University of Economics and Business School “Nationalisms and the Workplace” Diversity management approaches often struggle in conceptualizing employees’ diverse origins and descents as a relevant dimension … Continue reading

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Extremism and Violence: War and National Reconstruction

As part of our current theme on extremism and violence, SEN Journal: Online Exclusives is thrilled to present an original article by Dr. Bill Kissane. He has recently edited a new book, entitled Reconstructing National Identity after Europe’s Internal Wars, … Continue reading

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Extremism and Violence: “Tribes and Terrorism: Myth and Reality”

As part of our current theme on extremism and violence, SEN Journal: Online Exclusives is pleased to present a recently published piece by Khaled Fattah on tribes and terrorism in the Middle East. This article was first published by Canada International Council … Continue reading

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