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Title Yugoslavia, the former and future : reflections by scholars from the region / Payam Akhavan, general editor ; Robert Howse, contributing editor
Published Washington : Brookings Institution ; Geneva : United Nations Research Institute for Social Development, [1995]
©1995

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Description xxvi, 188 pages : map ; 24 cm
Contents Preface / Payam Akhavan -- A Horizon beyond Hatred? Introductory Reflections / Robert Howse -- 1. Historical Elements for Understanding the "Yugoslav Question" / Dusan Necak -- 2. Resurgence of Ethnic Conflict in Yugoslavia: The Demise of Communism and the Rise of the "New Elites" of Nationalism / Dusan Janjic -- 3. The 1974 Constitution and Constitutional Process as a Factor in the Collapse of Yugoslavia / Vojin Dimitrijevic -- 4. Disparity and Disintegration: The Economic Dimension of Yugoslavia's Demise / Dragomar Vojnic -- 5. The Linguistic Aspect of Ethnic Conflict in Yugoslavia / Albina Necak Luk -- 6. Yugoslav Origins of the Post-Yugoslav Situation and the Bleak Prospects for Civil Society / Zarko Puhovski -- 7. Piecing Together the Balkan Puzzle / Milorad Pupovac -- 8. Bosnia-Herzegovina: From Multiethnic Coexistence to "Apartheid"...and Back / Zoran Pajic
Summary This book contains an unprecedented collection of essays written by scholars from the former Yugoslavia, exploring the events that led to the devastating disintegration of their homeland. The scholars, who were selected from the different, groups now in conflict, provide insightful, multicultural perspectives on the crisis
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 164-181) and index
Subject Nationalism -- Yugoslavia.
Yugoslav War, 1991-1995 -- Causes.
Yugoslavia -- Ethnic relations.
Yugoslavia -- History.
Author Akhavan, Payam.
Howse, Robert, 1958-
Brookings Institution.
LC no. 95007556
ISBN 0815702531 (paperback: alk. paper)
081570254X (alk. paper)