Liberty GOVT 330 Discussion 2 Answers
Topic: Simulation Turn 1
After reading Klesner’s Comparative Politics: An Introduction, chapters 4–5, answer the following questions in your thread:
1. What is nationalism?
2. In what circumstances does nationalism lead to civil war?
3. In what ways did nationalism lead to the breakup of Yugoslavia?
4. Was such a breakup inevitable?
5. Did the breakup have to be violent? Some have cited the breakup of Czechoslovakia as an example of a peaceful breakup in which the country divided into two new countries, the Czech Republic and Slovakia, without violence.