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By Berch Berberoglu

The category forces that experience come to play a important function in directing activities in numerous socio-political, temporal, and geographic settings are explored in case experiences of

* the political background of nationalist hobbies in Palestine, Kurdistan, South Africa, Northern eire, Puerto Rico, the Basque state, and Quebec

* the position of the country in ethnic conflicts in India, China, the previous Soviet Union, and the previous Yugoslavia

*the function of girls and problems with gender and sophistication in Africa, the center East, and imperative the USA.

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