This book explores the causes and consequences of chronic conflicts in the Balkans. It assesses the likelihood of a region-wide conflagration and examines the carnage in Bosnia, the looming crisis over Kosovo, and the tension between Greece and Albania.
Table of Contents
1. Ethnonationalism, Security, and Conflict in the Balkans 2. Of Shatter Belts and Powder Kegs: A Brief Survey of Yugoslav History 3. Defeating "Greater Serbia," Building Greater Milosevic 4. Franjo Tudjman's Croatia and the Balkans 5. Bosnian Muslim Views of National Security 6. Montenegro: Beyond the Myth 7. The Balkan Crisis and the Republic of Macedonia 8. Greece's Policies in the Post-Cold War Balkan 9. Albanian Nationalism and Prospects for Greater Albania 10. Bulgaria and the Balkans 11. Turkey and the Balkans: Searching for Stability 12. Romania and the Balkan Imbroglio 13. Troubles in the Balkans: The View from Hungary 14. Moscow and the Yugoslav Secession Crisis 15. US Policy in the Balkans: From Containment to Strategic 16. Reengagement 17. France, Germany, and the Yugoslavian Wars 18. Failure in Former Yugoslavia: Hard Lessons for the European Union 19. NATO and the Bosnian Quagmire: Reluctant Peacemaker 20. The United Nations and the Conflict in Former Yugoslavia