Terminology



A recent article published by the Washington Institute interestingly separates sectarianism into three types. 1) Institutionalized Sectarianism 2) Incidental Sectarianism 3) Exploitative Sectarianism Institutionalized Sectarianism “Some groups and states have integrated sectarian themes into the very fabric of their political, cultural, and educational systems. Sectarianism, in other words, has been […]

The Three Types of Sectarianism by the Washington Institute


I’ve always struggled to explain the term revisionist or revisionism until I came across this publication by RAND. It’s titled “Mastering the Gray Zone: Understanding a Changing Era of Conflict”. I’m not going to discuss this publication as I’ve not yet had a chance to fully read it, however it […]

What does it mean to be a Revisionist State?