When the war in Bosnia-Herzegovina broke out a baffled world sought explanations from a range of experts who offered a variety of reasons for the conflict. The author of this study takes Bosnian affairs seriously and in so doing makes it much easier to grasp why the war occurred.
'An excellent example of consistent and perspicacious research, which follows closely the development of the problems under discussion without ignoring the methodological ramifications.'
Emiliani Kavalski, Journal of the Historical Association, Vol. 90, Issue 1, January 2005