Segregated Education in Bosnia and Herzegovina

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dc.contributor.advisor Silverman, Carol en_US Methadzovic, Almir en_US
dc.creator Methadzovic, Almir en_US 2012-10-26T04:06:54Z 2012-10-26T04:06:54Z 2012
dc.description.abstract Education in post-Dayton Bosnia and Herzegovina suffers from the serious consequences of ongoing ethno-national conflict. My focus is segregated education in the Federation of Bosnia and Herzegovina generally, particularly the "two schools under one roof" phenomenon. This social abnormality is present almost exclusively in the "Bosniak - Croat" administrative entity. Segregated education, by being an object of political struggle, seriously blocks the society from the necessary path of ethnic reconciliation. In describing and analyzing segregated education, I address the post-Dayton political administrative structure, political tensions, and ethno-national conflict including controversies over language and religion. I describe my involvement with two ethnically divided universities in the city of Mostar as well as two examples - one successful and one unsuccessful - of school integration in Herzegovina-Neretva Canton. en_US
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dc.publisher University of Oregon en_US
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dc.title Segregated Education in Bosnia and Herzegovina en_US
dc.type Electronic Thesis or Dissertation en_US

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