Small Nations and Great Powers: A Study of Ethnopolitical Conflict in the Caucasus, 1st Edition (e-Book) book cover

Small Nations and Great Powers

A Study of Ethnopolitical Conflict in the Caucasus, 1st Edition

By Svante Cornell

Routledge

480 pages

Purchasing Options:$ = USD
Hardback: 9780700711628
pub: 2000-12-01
$205.00
x
eBook (VitalSource) : 9780203988879
pub: 2005-06-28
from $28.98


FREE Standard Shipping!

Description

Introduces the geographical, historical and ethno-linguistic framework of the Caucasus, focusing on the Russian incorporation of the region, the root most conflicts; analyses individual conflicts, from their origins to the attempts at resolving them; analyses the role of the three regional powers (Turkey, Iran and Russia); and sets out a synthesis of the Caucasian conflicts and a conclusion on the place of the Caucasus in world affairs.

Reviews

'A fine and important book, and usually accompanied by a helpful bibliography and collection of maps.' - Central Asian Survey

'A useful source for Western readers' knowledge about the Caucasus and its present political problems.' - Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society

About the Series

Caucasus World

Learn more…

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOC008000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Ethnic Studies / General