On the Nature of Political Institutionalization of Ethnicity (On the Example of the Catalan Events of 2017)

Dovgopolov E.Yu., Polushkevich O.A.


The article reveals the nature of political institutionalization of ethnicity. On the example of the events of autumn of 2017 in the Spanish autonomous region of Catalonia, the causes of the explosion of ethnic solidarity, mobilized by political elites in the process of institutionalizing ethnic nationalism, are being analyzed.


political institutionalization; ethnicity; ethnic solidarity; social solidarity; ethnopolitics; Catalonia.

DOI: 10.31249/rsm/2019.01.16

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