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Integracja a konflikt społeczny. Socjologiczny aspekt relacji
Integration and Social Conflict. Sociological relation aspect

Author(s): Anna Śliz, Marek S. Szczepański
Subject(s): Sociology
Published by: Wydawnictwo Uniwersytetu Śląskiego
Keywords: cultural diversity; assimilation; integration; segregation; ethnic conflict
Summary/Abstract: This article examines the specificity of co‑existenceof ethnic conflict in assimilation,integration and segregation process. More important process of modern world isthe increase in the number of migrations and the contemporary nomadism. There isa number of reasons why migrations occur, the primary ones including the enormousvariation in the level of civilization development that can be observed in various parts ofthe world. A tangible result of contemporary migrations is ethnic and cultural diversityof many social spaces. In this spaces assimilation, integration and segregation processestake place which most often result in harmonious coexistence of people from differentcultural systems, but sometimes lead to real or symbolic conflicts.