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Disputed Territories The Transnational Dynamics of Ethnic Conflict Settlement (Studies in Ethnopolitics) by Stefan Wolff

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Published by Berghahn Books .
Written in English


  • Conflict resolution,
  • Ethnic studies,
  • International relations,
  • Nationalism,
  • Historical geography,
  • History,
  • History: World,
  • Pluralism (Social sciences),
  • Europe,
  • General,
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Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages304
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9397689M
ISBN 101571816577
ISBN 109781571816573

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DISPUTED TERRITORIES is an atlas in narrative form based on seven years of travel and research in the Balkans, Caucasus, Somaliland, Texas, and elsewhere. The book is divided into thirteen sections, each examining a different aspect of historical and ongoing territorial disputes in Yugoslavia, Mexico, the horn of Africa, Texas, and elsewhere. Define disputed. disputed synonyms, disputed pronunciation, disputed translation, English dictionary definition of disputed. v. disputed, disputing, disputes v. tr. 1. "Rushdie's controversial book"; "a controversial decision on affirmative action" Translations. strittig. disputed [dɪsˈpjuːtɪd] ADJ [decision] → discutido. This book examines the historical and contextual background to the oil and gas resources in the Kurdish territories, placing particular emphasis on the reserves situated in the disputed provinces. The volume is singularly unique in focusing on an examination of the rules reflected in both the national and the regional constitutional. ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: 72 pages: illustrations, maps, portraits ; 24 cm: Contents: Conflicting claims to territory --International interest in disputes --Kashmir --Gibraltar and the Falklands --Cyprus --Namibia --North Sea and other ocean territories --Palestine --Displaced peoples: the Kurds and Watutsi --Russian disputes .

This collection of eminent international authors assembles contributions from anthropology, geography, history and literary studies. The combination of diverse methods and theoretical approaches establishes the ways that land and nature constitute disputed territories in the mind, as well as material resources subject to pragmatic by: DISPUTED TERRITORIES is an “atlas” in narrative form based on my travel and research in the Balkans, Caucasus, Somaliland, Texas, and elsewhere. It consists of two parts: a book about disputed regions around the world, and a performance piece about that book, American power and responsibility, borders, and territorial conflict. A collection of essays on European historiography, focussing on the overlapping national histories in Europe presenting many of the contested areas through conflicting historiographies. Sponsored by the European Science Foundation, this unique volume is part of Writing the Nation, a major. As suggested in the title of the book, these may be regarded as ‘disputed territories’, albeit among identity groups that have become culturally blended in significant respects through the historical processes of colonialism. The chapters focus on the making of identity in two settler regions with similar yet distinctive colonial histories.