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Title Searching for peace in Europe and Eurasia : an overview of conflict prevention and peacebuilding activities / edited by Paul van Tongeren, Hans van de Veen, and Juliette Verhoeven
Published Boulder, Co. : Lynne Rienner Publishers, [2002]
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Description 1 online resource (xvi, 832 pages) : illustrations, maps
Series A project of the European Centre for Conflict Prevention
Project of the European Centre for Conflict Prevention.
Contents ""Book Title""; ""Contents""; ""Foreword: Searching for Peace in Europe and Eurasia""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Introduction""; ""Part 1: Reflections""; ""1-Conflict Prevention and the European Union: A Potential Yet to Be Fully Realized""; ""2-The OSCE: Uniquely Qualified for a Conflict-Prevention Role""; ""3-History and Legacies of the USSR: The Demise of a Multiethnic Experiment""; ""4-Minority Issues in Southeastern Europe: A Future of Ethnically ""Pure"" States?""; ""5-NGOs Versus Political Parties: Combatting Xenophobia and Racism in Western Europe""
""12-Eastern Mediterranean""""12.1 Cyprus: A Civil Society Caught Up in the Question of Recognition""; ""12.2 Turkey: At the Crossroads""; ""13-Southeastern Europe""; ""13.1 Regional Introduction: The Tragic Consequences of Nationalism in an Ethnically Heterogenous Region""; ""13.2 The Collapse of Tito�s Yugoslavia""; ""13.3 Policy Recommendations: Have the Courage to Set Far-Reaching Goals""; ""13.4 Albania: From Anarchy to Kanum Politics and Society""; ""13.5 Bosnia and Herzegovina: Trying to Keep the Country Together""; ""13.6 Croatia: Struggling with Unresolved Postwar Issues""
""13.7 Macedonia: Extreme Challenges for the ""Model"" of Multiculturalism""""13.8 Moldova: Peace Organizations Search for Lasting Settlement""; ""13.9 Federal Republic of Yugoslavia: A State in Search of Its Future""; ""13.10 Kosovo: Civil Society Awaits a Chance for Reconciliation""; ""13.11 Montenegro: Splitting the Federation�a Split in Society? ""; ""13.12 Serbia: A New Beginning Taking Shape""; ""14-Russian Federation""; ""14.1 Regional Introduction: Post-Soviet Russia Redefines Its Interests""; ""14.2 Chechnya: Drive for Independence or Hotbed for Islamic Terrorism?""
""14.3 Dagestan: Sustaining a Fragile Peace""""14.4 North Ossetia/Ingushetia: A History of the Expulsion and Resettlement of People""; ""15-Southern Caucasus""; ""15.1 Regional Introduction: Struggling to Find Peace""; ""15.2 Georgia: Peace Remains Elusive in Ethnic Patchwork""; ""15.3 Nagorno Karabakh: A Straightforward Territorial Conflict""; ""16-Central Asia""; ""16.1 Regional Introduction: A Host of Prentable Conflicts""; ""16.2 Policy Recommendations: Some Strategies for Stability""; ""16.3 The Ferghana Valley: In the Midst of a Host of Crises""
""6-The FRESTA Approach: Stimulating Cross-Border Connections in Civil Society""""7-Calling for a Broad Approach to Conflict Resolution""; ""8-The State of the Art of Conflict Transformation""; ""9-Toward National Infrastructures for Peacebuilding""; ""10-Preventing Violent Intrastate Conflicts: Learning Lessons from Experience""; ""Part 2: Surveys of Conflict Prevention and Peacebuilding Activities""; ""11-Western Europe""; ""11.1 Northern Ireland: Painstakingly Slow and Small Steps to Bring About Change""; ""11.2 Spain and the Basque Conflict: Still Looking for a Way Out""
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Colección Sociedad civil.
Derechos humanos.
Civil society.
Conflict management.
Human rights.
Pacific settlement of international disputes.
Asia, Central -- Politics and government -- 1991-
Europe -- Politics and government -- 1989-
Form Electronic book
Author Tongeren, Paul van.
Veen, Hans van de.
Verhoeven, Juliette.
European Centre for Conflict Prevention.
ISBN 1588261891 (electronic bk.)
9781588261892 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)
(paperback; alk. paper)