Ethnic Entrepreneurs and Collective Violence : Assessing Spatial Variations in Anti-Chinese Rioting within Jakarta during the May 1998 Riots

Weeraratne, Suranjan (2010). Ethnic Entrepreneurs and Collective Violence : Assessing Spatial Variations in Anti-Chinese Rioting within Jakarta during the May 1998 Riots. UNU-WIDER.

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  • Sub-type Working paper
    Author Weeraratne, Suranjan
    Title Ethnic Entrepreneurs and Collective Violence : Assessing Spatial Variations in Anti-Chinese Rioting within Jakarta during the May 1998 Riots
    Volume/Issue No. 2010/55
    Publication Date 2010
    Place of Publication Helsinki
    Publisher UNU-WIDER
    Pages 30
    Language eng
    Abstract

    The concept of scapegoating is frequently used to explain how opportunistic elites attempt to deflect blame onto vulnerable ethnic minorities, particularly during times of social turmoil. However, the notion of scapegoating is undertheorized in the confli

    UNU Topics of Focus Entrepreneurship
    Keyword Econometric models
    Entrepreneurship
    Ethnic relations
    Qualitative research
    Social conflict
    Copyright Holder UNU-WIDER
    Copyright Year 2010
    Copyright type Fair use permitted
    ISSN 17987237
    ISBN 9789292302924
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