Political Settlements in Divided Societies: Consociationalism and Cyprus

Hardcover | August 15, 2009

byChristalla Yakinthou

not yet rated|write a review
Yakinthou throws light on the challenges of adopting political settlements in frozen conflicts and divided societies by focusing on the conflict in Cyprus, the resolution of which has for years been held up, in large part by elite intransigence. The book offers answers for why elites in Cyprus are so unwilling to adopt a power-sharing solution.

Pricing and Purchase Info

$149.50

In stock online
Ships free on orders over $25

From the Publisher

Yakinthou throws light on the challenges of adopting political settlements in frozen conflicts and divided societies by focusing on the conflict in Cyprus, the resolution of which has for years been held up, in large part by elite intransigence. The book offers answers for why elites in Cyprus are so unwilling to adopt a power-sharing ...

CHRISTALLA YAKINTHOU is an honorary research fellow at the University of Western Australia. She holds a PhD in Political Science from the University of Western Australia, and a Masters-equivalent diploma in European Public Law from the National and Kapodistrian University of Athens (Academy of European Public Law). Her areas of resear...

other books by Christalla Yakinthou

Lessons for Social Change in the Global Economy: Voices from the Field
Lessons for Social Change in the Global Economy: Voices...

Kobo ebook|Dec 16 2013

$44.69 online$57.99list price(save 22%)
Format:HardcoverDimensions:288 pages, 8.62 × 5.66 × 0.89 inPublished:August 15, 2009Publisher:Palgrave MacmillanLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0230223753

ISBN - 13:9780230223752

Customer Reviews of Political Settlements in Divided Societies: Consociationalism and Cyprus

Reviews

Extra Content

Table of Contents

Introduction
Consociationalism in Theory and Practice
Cypriot History(ies) as the Foundation of Modern Reunification Politics
The First Consociational State: Why Did it Fail?
Getting the Institutions Right: Making Plans for Cyprus
How Close Were They, Really? Elite Support of a Power-Sharing Solution
UN and EU: Offering Incentives for Resolution
The Politics of Adopting Consociationalism: The Referendums of 2004
Conclusion