Dunn, Seamus.

Europe and Ethnicity : The First World War and Contemporary Ethnic Conflict - Hoboken : Taylor and Francis, 1996. - 1 online resource (230 p.) - eBooks on Demand .

Preliminaries; Contents; Foreword by Otto von Habsburg MEP; Acknowledgements; 1 Introduction; 2 The genie that would not go back into the bottle; 3 Yugoslavia: the Search for a nation-state; 4 From Czechs and Slovaks to Czechoslovakia, and from Czechoslovakia to Czechs and Slovaks; 5 Trentino and Tyrol; 6 Hungary; 7 Ukraine: between Eurasia and the West; 8 The Baltic states; 9 The Middle East: partition and reformation; 10 Ireland; 11 The enduring legacy: reflections on Versailles; Index

The 1990s have seen an upsurge in ethnic tensions in many parts of Europe. Europe and Ethnicity suggests the main reasons are to be found in the decisions taken during the first world and at Versailles. * An introductory chapter analyzes the context of the war with particular reference to regions and states where the national and ethnic questions were particularly complex and intransigent * Subsequent chapters present case studies from arenas of conflict: Ireland to Yugoslavia; the Middle East to the Baltic states; Austria, Hungary and Czechoslovakia. Europe and Ethnic

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Ethnic relations.
Europe.
Europe - Ethnic relations.
Influence.
World War, 1914-1918.
World War, 1914-1918 - Influence.


Electronic books.

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