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The Ethnic Phenomenon
Van den Berghe contends that intergroup relations are reducible to individuals competing for scarce resources. While social classes are grouped according to common material interests, ethnic groups are organized by real or punitive common descent--ultimately on the basis of common interests. The author argues that ethnic nepotism is, at its very foundation, biological. Thi ...more
Paperback, 318 pages
Published August 19th 1987 by Praeger
(first published May 22nd 1981)
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