The Inevitability of Strengthening the Nation-Building Subjectivity of Ethnic and National Groups

Dr.sc. Harun Hadzic

Abstract


This paper presents a very courageous, scientifically founded prediction, concerning the imminent and inevitable process of strengthening  the political and nation-building subjectivity of national minorities and ethnic groups, i.e., minority indigenous people. For, a more lasting peace and stability, for which we want to dominate in Europe and the world, can only be achieved by deflection of the discontent of these nationalities, on one hand, and strengthening of the public recognition of their international legal subjectivity, on the other hand. This implies the exercise of their right to self-determination and the creation of independent autonomies, regions or countries, which also implies reclassification and conversion of the internal, but also of the interstate borders. These new limits must be established precisely in those parts of the world where there is a political struggle, and a long-time demand of these organized groups, which would, in effect, mean that the international community should accept their demand for creation of new states, or, at least, another, lower, level of independence. 


Keywords


Political subjectivity; minorities; ethnic groups; indigenous minority peoples; the right to self-determination; changes in national borders; creating new states and new federations.

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DOI: 10.21113/iir.v3i2.127

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