Infrastructure, environmental degradation, and sectarian divisions with ethno-religious legacies resulted in a chaotic and violent period of political transition and civil war - the details of which. Thesis social media and political participation: the riots in august 2011 have only served to intensify ethno-religious tensions in the. Sujey vega is an associate professor of women and gender studies and affiliate faculty member in the school of transborder studies and religious studies at arizona.
Religious-based violence and national security in nigeria: a thesis presented to the faculty of the us army a case study of kaduna state ethno-religious. Kathleen doherty ethno-religious conflict in northern ireland appalachian state university doherty 2 abstract the troubles, is an ethno-religious conflict within. Religious crisis in nigeria religion: religion means different things to different people it means one thing to the anthropologist and another thing to the psychologist.
Another ethno-religious conflict that had far reaching impacts on the people of nigeria was the october 2000 lagos-kano (idi-araba/oko-oba) conflict which was caused by a misperception between the hausa inhabitants and the yoruba living in lagos over the use of a convenience by a man from hausa. Ethno-religious violence in plateau state in north central nigeria is a case in point while violent conflicts of an ethnic and religious nature have long existed, since 2004, conflicts in this state have become increasingly violent, more frequent and more deadly, calling for a comprehensive and strategic response. Violent extremism, the thesis focuses specifically on the potential for religious extremism in nigeria nigeria is particularly important because it is the most populated country in. Ethno-religious and political conflicts: a study of north-eastern region of nigeria halliru, tijjani (2012) ethno-religious and political conflicts: a study of north-eastern region of nigeria phd thesis, universiti utara malaysia. Honors thesis collection 2012 identity warfare: constructions of national identity and the rise of sectarian violence in the origins of politicized ethno.
The rise in religious fundamentalism can be linked to the secularization thesis which implies that victory of reason over religion follows modernization also, the moral protest of faiths such as islam and christianity can be linked. Ethno-religious separatism: strategies to cope with minority status essay ethno-religious separatism strategies to cope with minority status what strategies have the muslim in the philippines use to cope with minority status. Basil ugorji is the president and ceo of the international center for ethno-religious mediation (icerm) in this role, he leads the overall implementation of the organization's mandate.
Ethno religious crisis in nigeria causes ethno religious crisis in nigeria: causes and remedy by muhammad gambo isgogo hassan adamu makuku umar hamidu aliyu abstract introduction nigeria is no doubt a populous nation of over 88 million (1991 population census) but as at now nigeria's population is estimated to be above 120 million people of diverse ethnic groups and many religions. Ethno-national extremism, religious extremism, political extremism, environmental extremism, vigilantism etc are some examples ethno-national extremism, also referred to ethnic violence or ethnic terrorism, is the extremism expressly motivated by ethnic hatred or ethnic conflict. The national conference, ethno-religious pluralism and the challenge of national unity in nigeria nwaoga chinyere theresa.
Began to assert and defend a distinct ethno-religious identity minorities are not mcmaster university - religious studies 2 in this thesis, i explore the. Secularism, ethno-religious nationalism and violence in india dspace/manakin repository secularism, ethno-religious nationalism and violence in india (master thesis. The thesis defended is that ethno-religious conflicts in africa require a shift at the level of research for peaceful resolution: first, from retributive justice to restorative justice, and second, from coercive method to ethno-religious mediation.