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The Northern Ireland conflict : consociational engagements

Author: John McGarry; Brendan O'Leary
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford Univ. Press, 2006.
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This wide-ranging book collects some of the major essays, past and new, of two of the leading authorities on the Northern Ireland conflict. These essays raise crucial issues not  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John McGarry; Brendan O'Leary
ISBN: 0199266573 9780199266579
OCLC Number: 255873878
Notes: Literaturverz. S. [404] - 414.
Description: XIII, 434 Seiten
Contents: 1. Introduction: Consociational Theory and Northern Ireland ; 2. The Anglo-Irish Agreement: Folly or Statecraft? ; 3. The Limits to Coercive Consociationalism in Northern Ireland ; 4. Comparing Northern Ireland ; 5. Five Fallacies: Northern Ireland and the Liabilities of Liberalism ; 6. The Labour Government and Northern Ireland, 1974-9 ; 7. The Conservative Stewardship of Northern Ireland 1979-97: Sound-Bottomed Contradictions or Slow Learning? ; 8. Political Settlements in Northern Ireland and South Africa ; 9. The Nature of the Agreement ; 10. Globalization, European Integration, and the Northern Ireland Conflict ; 11. 'Democracy' in Northern Ireland: Experiments in Self-rule from the Protestant Ascendancy to the Good Friday Agreement ; 12. The Protection of Human Rights Under the Belfast Agreement ; 13. The Politics of Policing Reform in Northern Ireland ; Bibliography of Writings by John McGarry and Brendan O'Leary on Irish Politics, 1985-2003
Responsibility: John McGarry and Brendan O'Leary.
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While articulating an overall commitment to consociational theory, McGarry and O'Leary make important advances by considering the possibilities of coerced consociationalism in the context of Northern Read more...

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