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The causes of ethnic conflict in Multi-ethnic societies

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Ethnic conflicts were the main forms of political instability in the multi ethnic societies during second half of twenty century and beginning of new century. The goal of this study determinates social context of ethnic conflict in multi ethnic societies. The methodology was comparative study. Data gathering by documents and secondary data. Data and documents show that Ethnic differences' and discrimination were the main cause of ethnic violence. The results indicated that much country in the world encounter with ethnic conflict during decades. But incidence of ethnic violence was different in varying country. In developing country incidence were low and in the developing sever. Developing country management ethnic conflict by participation and justice policy that the equality is the best way for resolve this problem.
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  • Department of Social Science, Payame Noor University, PO BOX 19395 - 3697, Tehran, Iran
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