Autonomy, Self Governance and Conflict Resolution: Innovative approaches to Institutional Design in Divided Societies

Autonomy, Self Governance and Conflict Resolution: Innovative approaches to Institutional Design in Divided Societies

by Marc Weller
     
 

Conflicts over the rights of self-defined population groups to determine their own destiny within the boundaries of existing states are among the most violent forms of inter-communal conflict.
Many experts agree that autonomy regimes are a useful framework within which competing claims to self-determination can be accommodated. This volume explores and analyses

See more details below

Overview

Conflicts over the rights of self-defined population groups to determine their own destiny within the boundaries of existing states are among the most violent forms of inter-communal conflict.
Many experts agree that autonomy regimes are a useful framework within which competing claims to self-determination can be accommodated. This volume explores and analyses the different options available. The contributors assess the current state of the theory and practice of institutional design for the settlement of self-determination conflicts, and also compare and contrast detailed case studies on autonomous regimes in the former Yugoslavia, the Crimea, Åland, Northern Ireland, Latin America, Indonesia and Vietnam.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415479592
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/10/2008
Pages:
292
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.90(d)

Customer Reviews

Average Review:

Write a Review

and post it to your social network

     

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

See all customer reviews >