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The Refugee Factor in Two Protracted Conflicts: Cyprus and Palestine Compared

Peter Loizos and Tobias Kelly

in Dispossession and Displacement: Forced Migration in the Middle East and North Africa

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780197264591
eISBN:
9780191734397
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
British Academy
DOI:
10.5871/bacad/9780197264591.003.0011
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

In the early years of the twenty-first century, two peace processes that were deemed promising came to a halt. In Cyprus, the Annan Plan was rejected by the majority of Greek-Cypriots and in ... More


Egypt Strikes Back: The Cypriot War and the Struggle for the Eastern Mediterranean, 386–379

Stephen Ruzicka

in Trouble in the West: Egypt and the Persian Empire, 525-332 BC

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199766628
eISBN:
9780199932719
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199766628.003.0010
Subject:
Classical Studies, Asian and Middle Eastern History: BCE to 500CE, World History: BCE to 500CE

In the immediate aftermath of Persian withdrawal from Egypt, the Egyptian king Acoris supported Evagoras as proxy commander in the eastern Mediterranean and mounted a wide-ranging, mainly diplomatic ... More


Loss and Recovery of the Middle Territory, 350–345

Stephen Ruzicka

in Trouble in the West: Egypt and the Persian Empire, 525-332 BC

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199766628
eISBN:
9780199932719
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199766628.003.0018
Subject:
Classical Studies, Asian and Middle Eastern History: BCE to 500CE, World History: BCE to 500CE

Literary evidence, coins, and Persian records of prisoner transfers allow us to reconstruct the story of Phoenician and Cypriot revolt in reaction to Persian efforts to mount another Egyptian ... More


The Pattern of Colonial Cyprus, 1878–1950: Nicosia, 21 October 1931

Robert Holland

in Britain and the Revolt in Cyprus, 1954-1959

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198205388
eISBN:
9780191676604
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205388.003.0001
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines the political condition in colonial Cyprus during the period from 1878 to 1950. The 1950s represent a period of intense and bitter political conflict in Cyprus between the ... More


A Crisis of Trust, 1 February 1950–1 April 1955

Robert Holland

in Britain and the Revolt in Cyprus, 1954-1959

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198205388
eISBN:
9780191676604
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205388.003.0002
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines the emergence of a crisis of trust in the British colony of Cyprus during the period from February 1950 to April 1955. Recognizing the local political situation, Sir Andrew ... More


‘Terror Island’, 2 April–3 October 1955

Robert Holland

in Britain and the Revolt in Cyprus, 1954-1959

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198205388
eISBN:
9780191676604
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205388.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines the start of the Greek Cypriot revolt in Cyprus against British rule on April 2 to October 3, 1955. After the April 1 explosions, the British authorities doubted whether the ... More


A Light in the Tunnel, 10 March–26 July 1956

Robert Holland

in Britain and the Revolt in Cyprus, 1954-1959

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198205388
eISBN:
9780191676604
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198205388.003.0005
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter examines the impact of the exile of Archbishop Makarios on the Greek Cypriots fighting for their independence against British rule. Makarios' exile was followed by a three-day general ... More


Phonetic laws, language diffusion, and drift: the loss of sibilants in the Greek dialects of the first millennium BC

Anna Morpurgo Davies

in Laws and Rules in Indo‐European

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199609925
eISBN:
9780191741579
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199609925.003.0007
Subject:
Linguistics, Historical Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology

Similar sound changes are often found in related languages or dialects. How do we decide whether they are inherited from a common period or are independent developments or instances of diffusion from ... More


Cyprus: Transnational Challenges, Opportunities and Compromises

Costas Constandinides and Yiannis Papadakis

in Contemporary Balkan Cinema: Transnational Exchanges and Global Circuits

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781474458436
eISBN:
9781474495219
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474458436.003.0006
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

The chapter on Cyprus has a two-fold approach: a discussion of Greek and Turkish Cypriot films that belong to the category of the Cyprus Problem and are examples of transnationalism and/or of ... More


Religion and Ethical Education in Divided Societies: The Case of Cyprus

Dilek Latif

in Religious Education and the Challenge of Pluralism

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780199359479
eISBN:
9780199359509
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199359479.003.0003
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter examines two separate education systems, competing historical narratives, and religion and ethics education across the divide in Cyprus. There has been a convergence of attitudes ... More


Social welfare services to protect elderly victims of war in Cyprus

Gregory Neocleous

in Social work in extremis: Lessons for social work internationally

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9781847427182
eISBN:
9781447303558
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Policy Press
DOI:
10.1332/policypress/9781847427182.003.0010
Subject:
Social Work, Social Policy

In 1974, Turkey invaded Cyprus, turning thousands of people into refugees in their own country. The case of Cyprus demonstrates how extreme circumstances and the grassroots mobilisation of ‘affected ... More


The 2002–2004 Annan Plan in Cyprus: An Attempted UN-Mediated Constitutional Transition

Neophytos Loizides and John McGarry

in Territory and Power in Constitutional Transitions

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
April 2019
ISBN:
9780198836544
eISBN:
9780191873737
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198836544.003.0003
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter examines the 2002–04 Annan Plan for Cyprus, considered one of the most comprehensive peace plans in the history of the United Nations. The Annan Plan was conceived in an effort to secure ... More


A Neglected Relationship: Leontios Makhairas’s Debt to Latin Eastern and French Historiography

Angel Nicolaou-Konnari

in The French of Outremer: Communities and Communications in the Crusading Mediterranean

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9780823278169
eISBN:
9780823280582
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823278169.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Early and Medieval Literature

Leontios Makhairas’s Recital Concerning the Sweet Land of Cyprus, written in Cypriot Greek, betrays influences from the Old French historiographical traditions of Outremer. This essay explores ... More


Syntactic Microvariation: Dative Constructions in Greek

Dimitris Michelioudakis and Ioanna Sitaridou

in Variation in Datives: A Microcomparative Perspective

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199937363
eISBN:
9780199980710
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199937363.003.0008
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology

This chapter deals with some previously unknown dimensions of variation in the syntax of dative arguments across a range of diatopic and diachronic varieties of Greek. The diversity observed concerns ... More


An Uneasy Truce

Paul A. Rahe

in Sparta's Second Attic War: The Grand Strategy of Classical Sparta, 446-418 B.C.

Published in print:
2020
Published Online:
January 2021
ISBN:
9780300242621
eISBN:
9780300255751
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Yale University Press
DOI:
10.12987/yale/9780300242621.003.0002
Subject:
History, Ancient History / Archaeology

This chapter focuses on the Athenians, who were “broken in spirit” in the years after their humiliation at the hands of the Spartans and their allies. It describes how Athens' expanded its influence ... More


The Cypriot Enosis Movement and EOKA (1945–1959)

Eitan Y. Alimi, Chares Demetriou, and Lorenzo Bosi

in The Dynamics of Radicalization: A Relational and Comparative Perspective

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199937707
eISBN:
9780190236601
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199937707.003.0004
Subject:
Sociology, Politics, Social Movements and Social Change, Social Movements and Social Change

The chapter analyzes the episode of contention of the Greek nationalist Enosis movement in Cyprus from the mid-1940s through the 1950s. It focuses on how and when groups within the movement gradually ... More


Cyprus, Turkey and Spain

in The Turnstone: A Doctor's Story

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
June 2013
ISBN:
9780853237570
eISBN:
9781846314292
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Liverpool University Press
DOI:
10.5949/liverpool/9780853237570.003.0023
Subject:
History, History of Science, Technology, and Medicine

This chapter details the author's research in Cyprus, Turkey, and Spain. In Cyprus, he collaborated with Dr Lefkos Middleton in a study into the prevalence of multiple sclerosis (MS) among the ... More


Conclusions

Valentina Gasperini

in Tomb Robberies at the End of the New Kingdom: The Gurob Burnt Groups Reinterpreted

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
November 2020
ISBN:
9780198818786
eISBN:
9780191917271
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198818786.003.0013
Subject:
Archaeology, Egyptian Archaeology

While the lack of proper and detailed excavation records will always prevent definitive conclusions, a review of the various types of available evidence, considered here together for the first time, ... More


Greece, Cyprus, and Albania

Dionysios Chourchoulis

in The Handbook of European Defence Policies and Armed Forces

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
July 2018
ISBN:
9780198790501
eISBN:
9780191831737
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198790501.003.0018
Subject:
Political Science, European Union

This chapter examines the development of the defence policies of Greece, Cyprus, and Albania. Worried about Turkey’s pressure and perceived revisionist goals mainly in the Aegean Sea, Greece has ... More


Northern Cyprus: The Red Banner Reversed

Ryan D. Griffiths

in Secession and the Sovereignty Game: Strategy and Tactics for Aspiring Nations

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9781501754746
eISBN:
9781501754760
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501754746.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

This chapter tells the story of the independence effort in Northern Cyprus. It showcases the tactical options that are both available and unavailable to de facto state movements, and provides a ... More


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