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Exeter Studies in Ethno Politics

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  • The Challenge of Ethnic Democracy

    The State and Minority Groups in Israel, Poland and Northern Ireland, 1st Edition

    By Yoav Peled

    Ethnic democracy is a form of democratic ethnic conflict regulation in deeply divided societies. In The Challenge of Ethnic Democracy, Yoav Peled argues that ethnic democracy is constituted by the combination of two contradictory constitutional principles: liberal democracy and ethno-nationalism,…

    Paperback – 2018-08-14
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  • Citizenship and Intercultural Dialogue

    IR Analysis & Minority Youth in the UK and Germany, 1st Edition

    By Christine Laton

    In the wake of tragic terrorist attacks in Western Europe, so-called parallel communities have come under increased scrutiny and pressure to be engaged and integrated in the politics and society of the country of settlement. In this context, the tools of intercultural dialogue and citizenship have…

    Hardback – 2018-07-26
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  • The Kurdish Question in Turkey

    New Perspectives on Violence, Representation and Reconciliation, 1st Edition

    Edited by Cengiz Gunes, Welat Zeydanlioglu

    Almost three decades have passed since political violence erupted in Turkey’s south-eastern regions, where the majority of Turkey’s approximately 20 million Kurds live. In 1984, the Kurdistan Workers’ Party (PKK) initiated an insurgency which intensified in the following decades and continues to…

    Paperback – 2017-12-08
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  • Peace and Ethnic Identity in Northern Ireland

    Consociational Power Sharing and Conflict Management, 1st Edition

    By Henry Jarrett

    Consociational power sharing is often perceived to be the method of conflict management that is most likely to succeed in deeply divided societies. The case of Northern Ireland in particular is heralded by many as a consociational success story. Since the signing of the Good Friday (Belfast)…

    Hardback – 2017-10-16
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  • Iraqi Kurdistan, the PKK and International Relations

    Theory and Ethnic Conflict, 1st Edition

    By Hannes Černy

    Due to its primacy in explaining issues of war and peace in the international arena, the discipline of International Relations (IR) looms large in analyses of and responses to ethnic conflict in academia, politics and popular media – in particular with respect to contemporary conflicts in the…

    Hardback – 2017-07-27
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  • The Alevis in Turkey and Europe

    Identity and Managing Territorial Diversity, 1st Edition

    By Elise Massicard

    This book examines the development of identity politics amongst the Alevis in Europe and Turkey, which simultaneously provided the movement access to different resources and challenged its unity of action. While some argue that Aleviness is a religious phenomenon, and others claim it is a…

    Paperback – 2017-06-16
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  • Federal Solutions to Ethnic Problems

    Accommodating Diversity, 1st Edition

    By Liam D. Anderson

    Exploring five distinct models of federal arrangement, this book evaluates the relative merits of each model as a mechanism for managing relations in ethnically divided societies. Two broad approaches to this issue, accommodation and denial, are identified and, from this, five distinct models of…

    Paperback – 2017-05-24
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  • The Iraqi Federation

    Origin, Operation and Significance, 1st Edition

    By Farah Shakir

    Political instability has characterised the modern history of Iraq, which has proven itself as a complex state to govern. However, the creation of a federal system in 2005 offers the potential for change and a deviation from a past characterised by authoritarian government, brutality and war. The…

    Hardback – 2017-02-14
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  • Education and Ethno-Politics

    Defending Identity in Iraq, 1st Edition

    By Kelsey Shanks

    The Iraqi Disputed Territories consist of 15 districts stretching across four northern governorates. While an administrative solution for the disputed territories remains evasive, minority groups across the region have been pulled into a clash over demographic composition as each disputed district…

    Hardback – 2015-11-23
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  • Decentralisation and the Management of Ethnic Conflict

    Lessons from the Republic of Macedonia, 1st Edition

    By Aisling Lyon

    Ethnic inequalities in divided societies can exacerbate social divisions and lead to conflict. Reducing these inequalities could have a de-escalating effect, yet there is little consensus on how this can be achieved most effectively and sustainably. Decentralisation is held to improve inter-ethnic…

    Hardback – 2015-11-05
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  • The Kurdish National Movement in Turkey

    From Protest to Resistance, 1st Edition

    By Cengiz Gunes

    This book provides an interpretive and critical analysis of Kurdish identity, nationalism and national movement in Turkey since the 1960s. By raising issues and questions relating to Kurdish political identity and highlighting the ideological specificity, diversity and the transformation of Kurdish…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22
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  • Memory and Conflict in Lebanon

    Remembering and Forgetting the Past, 1st Edition

    By Craig Larkin

    This book examines the legacy of Lebanon’s civil war and how the population, and the youth in particular, are dealing with their national past. Drawing on extensive qualitative research and social observation, the author explores the efforts of those who wish to remember, so as not to repeat past…

    Paperback – 2015-05-22
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  • Unrecognized States in the International System

    1st Edition

    Edited by Nina Caspersen, Gareth Stansfield

    Unrecognized states are territories that have achieved de facto independence, yet have failed to gain international recognition as independent states. These territories constitute anomalies in the international system of sovereign states and often present significant challenges to policy makers, as…

    Paperback – 2014-02-27
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