culture · domestic violence · feminism · Identity · islamic feminism · violence

Theories: Social Construction and Islamic Feminism

At first glance the case of Sahur appears as if it is easy to analyze but as I read the linked article in depth I realized how complicated the case has become as knowledge of the events gained worldwide coverage.  There are various patters of rights violations and domestic abuse that opened the door internationally in… Continue reading Theories: Social Construction and Islamic Feminism

conflict resolution · culture · Identity · Ireland · military · social structure

The Role of Culture in Conflict Resolution

This article will explore the various ways in which culture can affect negotiations both internationally and personally.   In this paper I will explore the various aspects of culture as illustrated by “The Culture Wheel” in tandem with exploration of negotiation in two different aspects.  First, I will examine how culture has affected relationships and negotiations between… Continue reading The Role of Culture in Conflict Resolution

Identity · Ireland · violence

IDENTITY CONFLICTS IN IRELAND: AN ANALYSIS BASED ON MANUS MIDLARSKY’S IDENTITY AND INTERNATIONAL CONFLICT

When a nation is divided by religious differences that are associated with specific political beliefs some national institutions are fortified and strengthened but others cannot help but be destabilized in some manner.  In the instance of Ireland prior to the achievement of Irish Republicans gaining independence Catholics and Protestants often met each other with violence… Continue reading IDENTITY CONFLICTS IN IRELAND: AN ANALYSIS BASED ON MANUS MIDLARSKY’S IDENTITY AND INTERNATIONAL CONFLICT