Ethnic conflict in the Transcausasus

  title={Ethnic conflict in the Transcausasus},
  author={Anatoly N. Yamskov},
  journal={Theory and Society},
The Roots of Ethno-Political Mobilization in Nagorno-Karabakh
The current conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh began in the second half of the 1980s, but its roots are deeper, reaching back at least to the first quarter of the 20th century. The aim of this article isExpand
Refining the Line of Distinction between Ethnic Conflict and Security Dilemma: Towards a Theory of Identity Driven Ethnic Conflict
ABSTRACT The concept of security dilemma has been widely applied to ethnic conflicts in former Yugoslavia and the post-Soviet space. This paper argues that for both methodological clarity and policyExpand
Case studies on interethnic conflict: A theoretical integration
Abstract The present research analyzes qualitative case studies to provide holistic insights into the phenomenon of interethnic conflict. Kim’s (2005) contextual theory of interethnic communicationExpand
Land-use change in the Caucasus during and after the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict
Socioeconomic shocks can shape future land-use trajectories. Armed conflicts are an extreme form of a socioeconomic shock, but our understanding of how armed conflicts affect land-use change isExpand
Ethnic Conflict and Forced Displacement: Narratives of Azeri IDP and Refugee Women From the Nagorno-Karabakh War
Abstract The region that now constitutes the Republic of Azerbaijan has witnessed a lengthy history of conflict between Azeris and ethnic Armenians living in Azerbaijan. This longstanding conflictExpand
Nagorno-Karabakh, South Ossetia, and Abkhazia: The Ascent of Ethnopolitical Conflict
The ideological power vacuum which developed upon the breakup of the U.S.S.R. further deepened as a result of the inability, or unwillingness, of the central government in Moscow to effectivelyExpand
A Broken Region: The Persistent Failure of Integration Projects in the South Caucasus
Abstract This essay reviews failed historical attempts at regional integration in the South Caucasus since the early twentieth century, and in particular the failed Transcaucasian federations of 1918Expand