Journals Higher Education



Published: 14 September 2010

160 Pages

ISBN: 9781849040204

Bookseller Code (06)

Under Siege

Inter-ethnic Relations in Abkhazia

Tom Trier, Hedvig Lohm, and David Szakonyi

A Hurst Publication

  • First book to examine ethno-politics in Abkhazia, a region in the north eastern corner of the Black Sea.
  • Abkhazia is a breakaway territory that was finally recognised by Russia as a result of the 2008 war over South Ossetia.
  • A case study of how to protect human rights and minorities in the process of state building.

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