Encyclopedia of Modern Separatist Movements

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ABC-CLIO, Jan 1, 2000 - History - 366 pages
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Acquaint yourself with the world's main ethnic separatist and unification crusades, organizations, parties, campaigns, political events, and leaders in this comprehensive reference work. Individual entries examine the full range of movements and insurgencies including Kosovo, Northern Ireland, Baluchis, South Moluccans, Berbers, New Caledonia, and more. An introductory essay defines and explains ethnic separatist and unification movements, including causes and outcomes, and a chronology places events in historical perspective.

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Contents

Encyclopedia of Modern
9
Afar
15
Andalusia
22
Armenia
28
Baluchistan
35
Belgium
41
Black Separatism in the United States
47
Burma
53
Katanga 151
189
Contents
194
Nagaland
201
Nogays
207
Nunavut213
213
Organization for Security and Cooperation
219
Palestine Liberation Organization
225
PanAmericanism
231

Cameroon
59
Contents
61
Chittagong Hill Tracts
68
Crimea
74
Dagestan
81
Enbata87
87
Ethnic Cleansing
93
Federation of Rhodesia and Nyasaland
99
Front de Liberation du Quebec
105
German Reunification
111
Grivas George
117
Hezbollah
123
Hume John
124
Indigenous Peoples 129
164
Irgun 133
170
Jharkand 144
177
KabardinoBalkaria 147
183
Quebec
243
Rugova Ibrahim
249
Russians in the Former Soviet Republics
256
Sabah262
262
Sicily
268
Somalis
274
Srpska280
280
Tajikistan
287
Telangana
293
Trieste
299
Valle dAosta313
313
West Irian
319
Yugoslavia
325
Chronology
331
Bibliography
339
Index
351
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About the author (2000)

Hewitt is a professor of sociology at the University of Maryland.

TOM CHEETHAM, Ph.D., holds degrees in philosophy and biology and is the author of Green Man, Earth Angel: The Prophetic Tradition and The Battle for the Soul of the World. A frequent contributor to Spring Journal, he also prepared the comprehensive bibliography for "Archetypal Psychology: a Brief Account," Vol. 1, The Uniform Edition of the Writings of James Hillman.

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