4 edition of Encyclopedia of Stateless Nations found in the catalog.
Source title: Encyclopedia of Stateless Nations: Ethnic and National Groups around the World, 2nd Edition
|LC Classifications||Aug 01, 2016|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 89 p. :|
|Number of Pages||83|
nodata File Size: 9MB.
An expanded sequel to Minahan's award-winning guide to some 200 groups, Nations Without States: A Historical Dictionary of Contemporary National Movements 1996this book provides an easy-to-use, accurate, and up-to-date guide to over 300 developed or emerging national groups worldwide.
Item Weight: 164 Oz Format: Hardcover Number of Pages: 2432 Pages Language: English ISBN: 9780313316173 EAN: 9780313316173. They have never had an independent state, although in the Middle Ages many Kurdish princes had their own fiefdoms.
They speak several sub-dialects of Persian. This book makes this difficult-to-find information available in a single volume, presented in a simple format accessible to everyone, from high school readers to scholars in advanced studies programs. Questia has retired and you have been redirected to another online research platform offered by Gale, a provider of library resources worldwide, where you can search among millions of articles from leading journals, magazines, newspapers, and eBooks.
A further example is the gypsy Encyclopedia of Stateless Nations or Rom. About 400,000 of the 1. All the information readers need to understand the motivating factors behind each movement and the current situation of each ethnic group is presented in a compact summary.
Incidence: The classic instance of a stateless nation has been the Jewish people who for long centuries have suffered for lack of a homeland which was only finally made available to them in 1948.
Each ethnic group receives an alphabetically organized entry containing information such as alternate names, population figures, flag or flags, geography, history, culture, and languages. Many of these remain unknown outside of their own regions. The IANA is not in the business of deciding what is and what is not a country. There may be another million in the former Soviet Union.
Encyclopedia of Stateless Nations many limbs have not been so politically significant since prior to World War I. Each entry includes sections on the group's geography and environment; history and politics; society, culture, and tradition; access to health care and education; and threats to survival.
Kurds believe they are descended from Noah. Presents specific, hard-to-find information on the many ethnic and national groups seeking greater self-government in an easy-to-access format with up-to-date facts and histories• Publication Year: 2002 Item Width: 4.
The evolution of each group is traced from its earliest history to the present day, making the book an indispensable reference for those wishing to understand the world's growing multitude of national groups.
Questia has retired and you have been redirected to another online research platform offered by Gale, a provider of library resources worldwide, where you can search among millions of articles from leading journals, magazines, newspapers, and eBooks.
Many of these remain unknown outside of their own regions.