Politics of Conflict: A Survey

Politics of Conflict: A Survey

by Vassilis K. Fouskas
     
 

ISBN-10: 1857435818

ISBN-13: 9781857435818

Pub. Date: 11/04/2010

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

A collection of essays written by a group of acknowledged experts provides in-depth comment on some of the more important aspects of conflict.

An A-Z glossary of terms specific to the subject provides an ideal background for those new to the subject. Entries are provided for all the major current conflicts world-wide. Major entries include: Angola,

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A collection of essays written by a group of acknowledged experts provides in-depth comment on some of the more important aspects of conflict.

An A-Z glossary of terms specific to the subject provides an ideal background for those new to the subject. Entries are provided for all the major current conflicts world-wide. Major entries include: Angola, Baluchistan, Cyprus, East Timor, Kurdistan, Kashmir,
Lebanon, Tibet, Sri Lanka and Taiwan.

A section of maps is included, providing another level of analysis on a broad range of conflicts.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781857435818
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/04/2010
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
300
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.20(h) x 0.80(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction: A World in Conflict Vassilis K. Fouskas 2. Articulating Evil Andrew Wheatcroft 3. Modern Conflicts in Latin America Jairo Lugo 4. Africa, a Continent of Conflicts Phia Steyn 5. Ethnic Conflicts in the Caucasus and Central Asia Emmanuel Karagiannis 6. South Asia: Kashmir and Sri-Lanka Rajat Ganguly 7. South-East Asia: Decolonization, Modernization, Nationalism and State-Building Yoke-Lian Lee and Roger Buckley 8. The Arab-Israeli Conflict Rory Miller 9. The Northern Ireland Conflict John Doyle 10. Yugoslavia: The Failure of a Success Stevan K. Pavlowitch 11. Placing Serbia in Context Peter Gowan 12. Iraq and meta-conflict Vassilis K. Fouskas A to Z Glossary; Bibliography; Maps.

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