By Rajat Ganguly
This e-book makes use of empirical facts from a variety of case experiences to ascertain the connection among territorial and local autonomy, the countryside and ethnic clash solution in South and South-East Asia.
The notion of territorial or local autonomy holds centre level within the literature on ethnic clash payment since it is meant so as to reconcile paradoxical ambitions: the renovation of the territorial integrity and sovereignty of the country, and the pride of ethnic minorities’ correct to nationwide self-determination. Critics argue, despite the fact that, that autonomy will not be the panacea for ethnic clash in all situations.
The contributing authors start with the concept that of territorial or local autonomy and topic it to a rigorous empirical research, which supplies trustworthy facts in regards to the suitability of the autonomy approach to intractable ethnic conflicts. Drawing upon case stories from Kashmir, Assam, Sri Lanka, Aceh, Mindanao and Southern Thailand, this edited quantity argues that autonomy preparations might at most sensible paintings to unravel just a handful of separatist ethnic conflicts in South and South-East Asia.
This e-book should be of a lot curiosity to scholars of South and South-East Asia, Asian protection, ethnic clash, peace reports and IR in general.
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