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Contested statehood : Kosovo's struggle for independence

Author: M Weller
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book offers the first critical analysis of the international attempts to settle the Kosovo crisis from its inception to Kosovo's declaration of independence. The author participated in most of these settlement attempts, including the Carrington Conference on the former Yugoslavia and the Rambouillet and Ahtisaari negotiations. On this basis, the book provides first hand insights into the failure of high-level  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Weller, M. (Marc).
Contested statehood.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2009
(OCoLC)755234777
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: M Weller
ISBN: 9780199566167 019956616X
OCLC Number: 299281828
Description: xxviii, 321 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Background to the crisis --
Initial settlement attempts --
Dealing with human rights violations --
The developing humanitarian emergency --
The outbreak of violence and the Hill negotiations --
The Holbrooke agreement and the OSCE verification mission --
The Rambouillet conference --
The initiation of the NATO aerial campaign and the international response --
The conduct and termination of hostilities --
International administration and moves towards final status --
The Vienna final status negotiations --
Further negotiations and unilateral independence --
The drafting of the Kosovo Constitution and special provisions for minorities in Kosovo --
Conclusion.
Other Titles: Kosovo's struggle for independence
Responsibility: Marc Weller.

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This is the first critical analysis of the international attempts to settle the Kosovo crisis, written from first hand insights of the settlement attempts. It covers several strands of analysis,  Read more...

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The book is extremely well structured and engagingly written, and Weller deftly manages a vast amount of material in relation to an extremely contested chapter of modern history. * Therese O'Donnell, Read more...

 
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