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The dynamic of secession

Author: Viva Ona Bartkus
Publisher: Cambridge, UK ; New York : Cambridge University Press, 1999.
Series: Cambridge studies in international relations, 64.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Secessionist activity has been increasing in the developing world, in Western liberal democracies, and especially in the former Communist states of Eastern Europe. This timely book offers a general explanation for the occurrence of the phenomenon, arising from a comparative study of numerous historical examples of secession and separatist conflict. The book develops a comprehensive framework, specifying the elements  Read more...
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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Viva Ona Bartkus
ISBN: 0521650321 9780521650328 0521659701 9780521659703
OCLC Number: 39523596
Description: viii, 264 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: I. Introduction. 1. Introduction. 2. Theoretical foundation for analysis of secession --
II. The costs and benefits. 3. The benefits of membership. 4. The costs of secession. 5. The costs of membership. 6. The benefits of secession. III. The dynamic of secession. 7. "Last resorts": a rise in the costs of membership. 8. "Opportune moments": a reduction in the costs of secession. 9. A reduction in the benefits of membership. 10. A rise in the benefits of secession. 11. Conclusion.
Series Title: Cambridge studies in international relations, 64.
Responsibility: Viva Ona Bartkus.
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Secessionist activity has been increasing in the developing world, in Western liberal democracies, and especially in the former Communist states of Eastern Europe. This book, first published in 1999,  Read more...

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