Ethnicity

1898 to World War II

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Presents the history of Hispanic Americans between 1898 and World War II. Describes the development of communities in New Mexico, New York, California, and Florida. Includes photos, a timeline, and a glossary.

1898 to World War II

South Sudan crisis explained-in 60 seconds

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At least 1,000 people are believed to have died in clashes in South Sudan between rival army factions - in a conflict escalated by ethnic undertones.

President Salva Kiir says the violence started after a coup attempt, blaming soldiers loyal to former Vice-President Riek Machar for the trouble. Mr Machar denies this.

The BBC outlines the background to the crisis - in 60 seconds.

Video produced by Michael Hirst

A Challenge for Two Old Cities (2003)

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This video program features two case studies about cities on the periphery of China: Lanzhou: Confluence of Cultures

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00:28
A Challenge for Two Old Cities

Holding the Hinterlands (2003)

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This video program features two case studies on Russia: Dagestan; Caucuses Disconnect?

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High
Professional
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00:28
Holding the Hinterlands