Do Religious Factors Impact Armed Conflict?
Author: Matthias Basedau, Georg Strüver, Johannes Vüllers, Tim Wegenast
German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA)
Theoretically, the “mobilization hypothesis” establishes a link between religion and conflict by arguing that religious structures such as overlapping ethnic and religious identities are prone to mobilization; once politicized, escalation to violent ...
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Africa Spectrum, Vol 45, No 2
Author: Veronika Fuest, Malte Steinbrink, Silke Oldenburg, Sabiti Makara, Abimbola Adesoji, Hartmut Bergenthum, Thomas Siebold
German Institute of Global and Area Studies (GIGA) /
Dag Hammarskjöld Foundation /
Hamburg University Press
This edition of Africa Spectrum contains various articles discussing pertinent issues such as Uganda's upcoming 2011 elections, Islamic revivalism in Nigeria, and developments in Europe's African Studies information-sharing infrastructure.
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