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 Summary and Conclusions

Young‐Iob Chung

in Korea under Siege, 1876-1945: Capital Formation and Economic Transformation

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2006
ISBN:
9780195178302
eISBN:
9780199783557
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0195178300.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, South and East Asia

This concluding chapter summarizes the records of capital formation and economic transformation during the 70-year period, and examines the net gains and losses of Korea's path between 1876 and 1945 ... More


Territorial Integrity

Malcolm Shaw

in Title to Territory in Africa: International Legal Issues

Published in print:
1986
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198253792
eISBN:
9780191681424
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198253792.003.0006
Subject:
Law, Constitutional and Administrative Law

This chapter discusses the concept of territorial integrity, an important principle founded upon the concept of a sovereign and independent state. Together with the concept of non-intervention, ... More


Western Perspectives on Democracy in Central Asia

Mariya Y. Omelicheva

in Democracy in Central Asia: Competing Perspectives and Alternative Strategies

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780813160689
eISBN:
9780813161006
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Kentucky
DOI:
10.5810/kentucky/9780813160689.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, Democratization

Discussed in this chapter are US and EU views on democracy and international democratization, as well as normative and instrumental beliefs about the benefits and intrinsic merits of democracy as a ... More


New Laws on Public Participation in the Newly Independent States 1

Svitlana Kravchenko

in Human Rights in Natural Resource Development: Public Participation in the Sustainable Development of Mining and Energy Resources

Published in print:
2002
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199253784
eISBN:
9780191698163
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199253784.003.0013
Subject:
Law, Human Rights and Immigration

This chapter surveys the state of laws and practices regarding public participation in the Newly Independent States (NIS). The task of replacing the authoritarianism of the past with modern democracy ... More


America’s Overseas Garrisons: The Leasehold Empire

Christopher T. Sandars

Published in print:
2000
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198296874
eISBN:
9780191685293
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198296874.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book analyses the political and social problems that arise when American forces are stationed in other countries. The United States, although critical of the British Empire during World War II, ... More


Politics and the Rule of Law in the Commonwealth of Independent States

S. Neil MacFarlane

in Law and Informal Practices: The Post-Communist Experience

Published in print:
2003
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780199259366
eISBN:
9780191698606
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199259366.003.0004
Subject:
Law, Legal Profession and Ethics

This chapter assesses the record of CIS states in establishing the rule of law, with particular emphasis on the southern Caucasian states. In doing so it addresses four questions. First, what is the ... More


Emden and the Dutch Revolt

Andrew Pettegree

Published in print:
1992
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780198227397
eISBN:
9780191678691
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198227397.001.0001
Subject:
History, European Early Modern History, History of Religion

The German town of Emden was, in the 16th century, the most important haven for exiled Dutch Protestants. Drawing on knowledge of the contemporary archives, this book explores the role of Emden as a ... More


The Parthenon Since Lord Elgin

William St. Clair

in Lord Elgin and the Marbles

Published in print:
1998
Published Online:
October 2011
ISBN:
9780192880536
eISBN:
9780191670596
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780192880536.003.0025
Subject:
History, British and Irish Modern History

After the Greek Revolution, the Acropolis and the town of Athens were held in captivity by the revolutionary forces of the Greeks. The Acropolis however was surrendered to the Turks in June 1827 ... More


Autonomy Compromised: Nazi Occupation and the Ustasha Regime

Emily Greble

in Sarajevo, 1941-1945: Muslims, Christians, and Jews in Hitler's Europe

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449215
eISBN:
9780801460739
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449215.003.0003
Subject:
History, European Modern History

This chapter details the hectic months of war and political transition: the collapse of Yugoslavia in April 1941, the arrival of the German occupation, and the establishment of the Independent State ... More


International Law in a Changing International System*: The Rede Lecture University of Cambridge, 22 October 1998

Rosalyn Higgins Dbe Qc

in Themes and Theories

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780198262350
eISBN:
9780191682322
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198262350.003.0059
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

International law is inexorably intertwined with the international system in which it operates. The great systemic change that occurred between the end of World War II and the end of the Cold War was ... More


Koreans in the Commonwealth of Independent States

Ji-Yeon O. Jo

in Homing: An Affective Topography of Ethnic Korean Return Migration

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
May 2018
ISBN:
9780824867751
eISBN:
9780824876968
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Hawai'i Press
DOI:
10.21313/hawaii/9780824867751.003.0003
Subject:
Sociology, Migration Studies (including Refugee Studies)

I delineate the precarious national belongings of CIS Koreans, which encompass their diaspora history in the Russian Far East, their lives during and after the mass deportation to Central Asia, the ... More


The Russian Federation

Alexander Nikitin

in Providing Peacekeepers: The Politics, Challenges, and Future of United Nations Peacekeeping Contributions

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
May 2013
ISBN:
9780199672820
eISBN:
9780191751585
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199672820.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Russia remains quite active in debating UN peacekeeping mandates. From the time of Stalin through the reforms of Gorbachev up to the current period of Putin’s pragmatism, Moscow’s approach towards ... More


The International Court of Justice During the Battle for International Law (1955–1975): Colonial Imprints and Possibilities for Change

Ingo Venzke

in The Battle for International Law: South-North Perspectives on the Decolonization Era

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
December 2019
ISBN:
9780198849636
eISBN:
9780191883927
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198849636.003.0011
Subject:
Law, Public International Law

This chapter investigates the role of the International Court of Justice (ICJ) during the battle for international law circa the years of 1955–1975. It first draws attention to newly independent ... More


Introduction: Self-Determination and Secession in International Law—Perspectives and Trends with Particular Focus on the Commonwealth of Independent States

Christian Walter and Antje von Ungern-Sternberg

in Self-Determination and Secession in International Law

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
August 2014
ISBN:
9780198702375
eISBN:
9780191772139
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780198702375.003.0001
Subject:
Law, Public International Law, Comparative Law

The chapter outlines the current debate on self-determination—a concept predominantly shaped in the period of decolonization following World War II—and secession in international law, which the book ... More


Conclusion

Tennyson S. D. Joseph

in Decolonization in St. Lucia: Politics and Global Neoliberalism, 1945-2010

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2014
ISBN:
9781617031175
eISBN:
9781617031182
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University Press of Mississippi
DOI:
10.14325/mississippi/9781617031175.003.0009
Subject:
History, Imperialism and Colonialism

This chapter summarizes the preceding discussions and presents some final thoughts. It suggests that with the approach of the second decade of the twenty-first century, the possibility of another ... More


The Final Months: From Total War to Communist Victory

Emily Greble

in Sarajevo, 1941-1945: Muslims, Christians, and Jews in Hitler's Europe

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801449215
eISBN:
9780801460739
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801449215.003.0008
Subject:
History, European Modern History

From September 1944 to April 1945, Sarajevo experienced its most physically and psychologically devastating chapter of the war—one characterized by bombings, police occupation, total war, terror, and ... More


Political Regionalism: The CIS

Anastassia V. Obydenkova and Alexander Libman

in Authoritarian Regionalism in the World of International Organizations: Global Perspective and the Eurasian Enigma

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780198839040
eISBN:
9780191874918
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198839040.003.0009
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

This chapter is the first to study a particular Eurasian regional organization. It looks at the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS)—the oldest regional organization in Eurasia set up in 1991. It ... More


Women and the Warsaw Home Front

Robert Blobaum

in A Minor Apocalypse: Warsaw during the First World War

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9781501705236
eISBN:
9781501707889
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501705236.003.0006
Subject:
History, Military History

This chapter examines the intersection of war and gender in Warsaw. The resurrection of an independent Polish state in the aftermath of the First World War was accompanied by the establishment of ... More


The Enigma of Eurasian Regionalism

Anastassia V. Obydenkova and Alexander Libman

in Authoritarian Regionalism in the World of International Organizations: Global Perspective and the Eurasian Enigma

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780198839040
eISBN:
9780191874918
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198839040.003.0008
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics, Comparative Politics

This chapter lays the foundation for the analysis of the post-Soviet Eurasian regional organizations. First, it provides empirical details necessary for understanding the evolution of regionalism in ... More


Challenges and Opportunities: Political Dialogue Between the Federal Government of Somalia and Somaliland

The Centre for Humanitarian Dialogue

in War and Peace in Somalia: National Grievances, Local Conflict and Al-Shabaab

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
June 2019
ISBN:
9780190947910
eISBN:
9780190055929
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780190947910.003.0019
Subject:
Political Science, Conflict Politics and Policy

Somalia and Somaliland had parallel colonial experiences under Italian and British rule, respectively. In 1960, both gained independence and entered into a union. However, in 1969, the civilian ... More


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