Secession as an international phenomenon : from America's Civil War to contemporary separatist movements (eBook, 2010) []
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Secession as an international phenomenon : from America's Civil War to contemporary separatist movements

Secession as an international phenomenon : from America's Civil War to contemporary separatist movements

Author: Don Harrison Doyle
Publisher: Athens : University of Georgia Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Don Harrison Doyle
ISBN: 9780820330082 0820330086 9780820337128 0820337129
OCLC Number: 1153012595
Description: 1 online resource (x, 397 p. :) maps.
Contents: Pt. 1. The problem of secession --
The morality of secession / Christopher Wellman --
Secession and civil war / David Armitage --
Lincoln, the Constitution, and secession / Peter Radan --
Ethics of secession and political mobilization in Quebec / Margaret Moore --
pt. 2. The case of the American South --
Lincoln, the collapse of deep South moderation, and the triumph of secession : a South Carolina congressman's moment of truth / Charles B. Dew --
Proslavery calculations and the value of Southern disunion / Robert E. Bonner --
How a free people conduct a long war : sustaining opposition to secession in the American Civil War / Susan-Mary Grant --
Secessionists in an age of secession : the slave South in transatlantic perspective / Paul Quigley --
The origins of the antimodern South : romantic nationalism and the secession movement in the American South / Frank Towers --
pt. 3. Turbulence in the Gulf of Mexico --
Texas and the spread of that troublesome secessionist spirit through the Gulf of Mexico Basin / Andrés Reséndez --
The brief, glorious history of the Yucatecan Republic : secession and violence in southeast Mexico, 1836-1848 / Terry Rugeley --
pt. 4. European separatism --
Secessionist conflicts in Europe / Bruno Coppieters --
By the force of arms : violence and morality in secessionist conflict / Aleksandar Pavkovic --
Structure, agency, and secessionism in the Soviet Union and post-Soviet states / Paul Kubicek --
"Our cause was foredoomed to failure" : secession in Germany and the United States / Stefan Zahlmann --
pt. 5. The Middle East, Asia, Africa --
Common sense, or, A step pregnant with enormous consequences : some thoughts on the possible secession of Iraqi Kurdistan / Peter Sluglett --
Nationalism, separatism, and neoliberal globalism : a review of Africa and the quest for self-determination since the 1940s / Raphael Chijioke Njoku --
Did Abraham Lincoln oppose Taiwan's secession from China? / Alan M. Wachman.
Responsibility: edited by Don H. Doyle.


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