Separatist Movements: A Global Reference, 1st Edition

  • Brian Beary
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  • ISBN-10: 1608717666
  • ISBN-13: 9781608717668
  • DDC: 320.01
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 392 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released April 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011

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SEPARATIST MOVEMENTS: A GLOBAL REFERENCE uniquely profiles in detail 59 ongoing separatist movements across six major regions around the world, with attention given to not only prominent movements, such as the Tamils in Sri Lanka and the Sikhs in India, but also lesser-known peoples such as the Saami in the Arctic and the Inuit in Canada.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
List of Countries.
Alphabetical List of Movements.
List of Biographies.
List of Maps.
About the Author.
Preface.
Introduction.
1: Africa.
2: Afrikaners (South Africa).
3: Anjouanais (Comoro Islands).
4: Cabindans (Angola).
5: Casamançais (Senegal).
6: Ogoni (Nigeria).
7: Oromo (Ethiopia, Kenya).
8: Somalilanders (Somalia).
9: Somalis (Ethiopia, Kenya).
10: South Cameroonians (Cameroon).
11: South Sudanese (Sudan).
12: Western Saharans (Morocco).
13: Zanzibar and Pemba Islanders (Tanzania).
14: Americas.
15: Afro-Caribbean and Amerindians (Nicaragua).
16: Alaskans (United States).
17: Greenlanders (Denmark).
18: Hawaiians (United States).
19: Inuit (Canada).
20: Lakota Indians (United States).
21: Lowlanders (Bolivia).
22: Mapuche (Argentina, Chile).
23: Mayans (Guatemala, Mexico).
24: Puerto Ricans (United States).
25: Quebecois (Canada).
26: Australasia and East Asia.
27: Aboriginals and Torres Strait Islanders (Australia).
28: Acehnese (Indonesia).
29: Bougainvilleans (Papua New Guinea).
30: Hmong (Laos).
31: Karen (Myanmar/Union of Burma).
32: Malays (Thailand).
33: Maori (New Zealand).
34: Moros (Philippines).
35: Taiwanese (China).
36: Tibetans (China).
37: Uyghurs (China).
38: South and West Asia.
39: Azerbaijanis (Iran).
40: Baluch (Afghanistan, Iran, Pakistan).
41: Kashmiris (India, Pakistan).
42: Kurds (Iran, Iraq, Syria, Turkey).
43: Pashtuns (Afghanistan, Pakistan).
44: Sikhs (India).
45: South Yemenis (Yemen).
46: Tamils (Sri Lanka).
47: East Europe.
48: Abkhazians (Georgia).
49: Crimeans (Ukraine).
50: Hungarians (Romania, Serbia, Slovakia).
51: Karabakh Armenians (Azerbaijan).
52: North Caucasians (Russia).
53: SERBS (Bosnia, Kosovo).
54: South Ossetians (Georgia).
55: Transnistrians (Moldova).
56: Turkish Cypriots (Cyprus).
57: West Europe.
58: Basques (France, Spain).
59: Catalans (Spain).
60: Corsicans (France).
61: Flemings (Belgium).
62: Northern Italians (Italy).
63: Saami (Finland, Norway, Russia, Sweden).
64: Scots (United Kingdom).
65: Welsh (United Kingdom).
Self-Determination in International Legal Instruments.
Bibliography.
Index.
Other Backmatter.