Census politics in deeply divided societies

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Population censuses in societies that are deeply divided along ethnic, religious or linguistic lines can be sensitive affairs – particularly where political settlements seek to maintain peace through the proportional sharing of power between groups.
This brief sets out some key findings from a research project investigating the relationship between census politics and the design of political institutions in Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kenya, Lebanon and Northern Ireland.
Original languageEnglish
TypeResearch Brief
PublisherUniversity of Birmingham
Number of pages4
Publication statusPublished - Jan 2019


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