Pandaemonium: Ethnicity in International Politics

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Pandaemonium: Ethnicity in International Politics

By Daniel Patrick Moynihan
Oxford University Press, 1993
200 pp. $19.95
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The senior U.S. senator from New York enlarges on a topic that has engaged him for many decades: the power of ethnicity and its resulting strife. He quotes his early apprehensions that ethnic conflicts might bring about the collapse of the Soviet Union. The book--an enlarged lecture--is a pleasing hodgepodge of ideas and often banal facts, witty and literate.