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The Resource Kosovo : contending voices on Balkan interventions, edited by William Joseph Buckley

Kosovo : contending voices on Balkan interventions, edited by William Joseph Buckley

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Kosovo : contending voices on Balkan interventions
Title
Kosovo
Title remainder
contending voices on Balkan interventions
Statement of responsibility
edited by William Joseph Buckley
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In sixty-seven brief essays in English form, this book brings together opposing viewpoints from internationally and regionally renowned Western and Balkan authors. Contributers include Slobodan Milosevic, Henry Kissinger, Jürgen Habermas, Kofi Annan, Javier Solana, Václav Havel, and others, as well as many less familiar names to appearing for the first time in English
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DLC
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maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DR2087
LC item number
.K668 2000
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non fiction
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Buckley, William Joseph
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  • Kosovo War (Serbia : 1998-1999)
  • Kosovo War, 1998-1999
  • Kosovo (Republic)
  • Politics and government
  • Kosovo (Republic)
  • Serbia
  • Burgeroorlogen
  • Oorzaken
  • Meningen
  • Guerre du Kosovo (1998-1999)
  • Kosovo
  • Serbie
  • Kosovo-Krieg
  • Aufsatzsammlung
  • Nationalitätenfrage
  • Kosovo
Label
Kosovo : contending voices on Balkan interventions, edited by William Joseph Buckley
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
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rdacontent
Contents
The Balkan Region. The Former Yugoslavia. Kosovo. Imperial Control over the Balkans A.D. 284 to 1991. KFOR Peacekeeping Sectors in Kosovo -- Introduction / William Joseph Buckley -- I. Voices under the Bombs: What Have Persons Experienced Firsthand? A Tale from Prishtina / Flora Kelmendi. Belgrade Sisters under Siege: Excerpts from the War Diary of Ivanka Besevic / Ivanka Besevic and Olga Besevic. "My Father Was Burned Alive": Testimonies from Kosovo Refugees / Sevdije Ahmeti. Diary of a Refugee Camp Doctor / Fokko de Vries. Blackbirds: Experiences of a Refugee Camp Worker / David Holdridge. Endgame in Kosovo: Ethnic Cleansing and American Amnesia / Mark Danner. The Milosevic Generation / Blaine Harden -- II. Voices from the Balkan Past: What Is the Historical and Cultural Context? A Brief History of Serbia / Tim Judah. Kosovo, the Illusive State / Miranda Vickers. Reinventing Skenderbeg: Albanian Nationalism and NATO Neocolonialism / Fatos Lubonja. A History of the Kosovo Liberation Army / Tim Judah. What Is Eastern Christianity? The Christian East: Unity and Diversity / Kallistos Ware. Muslim Identity and Ethnicity in the Balkans / Hugh Poulton. Serbs and Muslims in the Distorted Mirror of the Yugoslav Crisis / Darko Tanaskovic. Vuk's Knife: Kosovo, the Serbian Golgotha, and the Radicalization of Serbian Society / Michael A. Sells. Kosovo's Parallel Society: The Successes and Failures of Nonviolence / Denisa Kostovicova. Balkan Diaspora I: The Albanian-American Community / Fron Nazi. Balkan Diaspora II: The History and Future of the Serbian Community in America / Nick Vucinich. The Balkans: From Invention to Intervention / Maria Todorova -- III. Voices of Today's Balkan People: What Do People from the Region Think? Portrait of a People / Ismail Kadare. Kosova: A Place Where the Dead Speak / Baton Haxhiu. Conflict and Empowerment / Aferdita Kelmendi. Because Kosovars Are Western, There Can Be No Homeland Without a State / Blerim Shala. Kosovo / Hashim Thaqi. Now That We Have Lost This Little World War: A Message for Slobodan Milosevic / Dobrica Cosic. Not Exactly New Hampshire: A Short Survey of Contemporary Serbian Politics / Dejan Anastasijevic. Kosovo and Us / Vuk Draskovic. How to Solve the Kosovo Problem / Zoran Djindjic. Fascism, Feminist Resistance, and the Kosovo Crisis / Zarana Papic -- IV. Voices of World Leaders: What Do Authorities Say? Fresh Cause for Hope at the Opening of the New Century / Javier Solana. The Effectiveness of the International Rule of Law in Maintaining International Peace and Security / Kofi Annan. Winning the Peace: America's Goals in Kosovo / Morton H. Halperin. Not Losing Sight of Justice: A Response to Halperin's Statement / William Joseph Buckley. Address to the Senate and the House of Commons to the Parliament of Canada / Vaclav Havel. Winning Peace: The Vatican on Kosovo -- An Interview with Archbishop Jean-Louis Tauran. The Strength of an Alliance / General Wesley K. Clark. The Strength of an Argument: A Response to General Clark's Essay / William Joseph Buckley. Two Roads Diverged, and We Took the One Less Traveled: Just Recourse to War and the Kosovo Intervention / Martin L. Cook. We Are Neither Angels Nor Devils: An Interview with Slobodan Milosevic by United Press International CEO Arnaud de Borchgrave. The KLA Brought NATO to Kosova: An Interview with Hashim Thaqi -- V. Voices of Political Commentators: How Is the Intervention Debated? Kosovo and the Vicissitudes of American Foreign Policy / Henry A. Kissinger. Bestiality and Humanity: A War on the Border between Law and Morality / Jurgen Habermas. Get Serious about Kosovo / Zbigniew Brzezinski. Kosovo / Michael Walzer. Debating Kosovo: An Exchange / Robert Skidelsky and Michael Ignatieff. Why the Balkans Demand Amorality / Robert D. Kaplan. Give War a Chance / Edward N. Luttwak. Force and Humanitarian Intervention: The Case of Kosovo / David Little -- VI. Ethical and Religious Voices: How Is the Crisis Ethically and Religiously Evaluated? Kosovo and the Just-War Tradition / Jean Bethke Elshtain. The Ethno-Religious Challenge to Global Order / Mark Juergensmeyer. The Former Yugoslavia: A Warming Example for World Peace, a Challenge for World Churches / Hans Kung. Kosovo Crisis Contexts: Nationalism, Milosevic, and the Serbian Orthodox Church / Stanley Samuel Harakas. Legitimation, Justification, and the Politics of Rescue / Richard B. Miller. Kosovo: A War of Values and the Values of War / J. Bryan Hehir. A Pacifist Response to Ethnic Cleansing / James W. Douglass. On Giving the Devil the Benefit of Law in Kosovo / Nigel Biggar. Islamist Response to the War in Kosovo: Materials for an Ironic Narrative / John Kelsay. Kosovo: The Ethics of Heaven, Earth, and Hell / Gabriel Fackre -- VII. Voices for the Future: What Issues Must Be Faced? The Protectorate / Timothy Garton Ash. "Peacekeeping" in Kosovo: Mission Impossible? / Julie Mertus. Montenegro Pushes for Statehood / Janusz Bugajski. Some Reflections beneath the Bombs in Belgrade / Svetozar Stojanovic. Should Kosovo-Metohia Remain a Part of Serbia/Yugoslavia? A Plea for a Just Solution / Slobodan Samardzic. Why Kosova Should Be Independent / Shkelzen Maliqi. Religious Dynamics in Kosovo and the Potential for Cooperation / William F. Vendley and James L. Cairns. Kosova and the Transition of the Century / Veton Surroi. Why Try? / Martha Minow -- Balkan Spellings and Pronunciations -- Albania -- Serbia and Montenegro
Control code
42976830
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 528 pages
Isbn
9780802838896
Lccn
99059275
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)42976830
Label
Kosovo : contending voices on Balkan interventions, edited by William Joseph Buckley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The Balkan Region. The Former Yugoslavia. Kosovo. Imperial Control over the Balkans A.D. 284 to 1991. KFOR Peacekeeping Sectors in Kosovo -- Introduction / William Joseph Buckley -- I. Voices under the Bombs: What Have Persons Experienced Firsthand? A Tale from Prishtina / Flora Kelmendi. Belgrade Sisters under Siege: Excerpts from the War Diary of Ivanka Besevic / Ivanka Besevic and Olga Besevic. "My Father Was Burned Alive": Testimonies from Kosovo Refugees / Sevdije Ahmeti. Diary of a Refugee Camp Doctor / Fokko de Vries. Blackbirds: Experiences of a Refugee Camp Worker / David Holdridge. Endgame in Kosovo: Ethnic Cleansing and American Amnesia / Mark Danner. The Milosevic Generation / Blaine Harden -- II. Voices from the Balkan Past: What Is the Historical and Cultural Context? A Brief History of Serbia / Tim Judah. Kosovo, the Illusive State / Miranda Vickers. Reinventing Skenderbeg: Albanian Nationalism and NATO Neocolonialism / Fatos Lubonja. A History of the Kosovo Liberation Army / Tim Judah. What Is Eastern Christianity? The Christian East: Unity and Diversity / Kallistos Ware. Muslim Identity and Ethnicity in the Balkans / Hugh Poulton. Serbs and Muslims in the Distorted Mirror of the Yugoslav Crisis / Darko Tanaskovic. Vuk's Knife: Kosovo, the Serbian Golgotha, and the Radicalization of Serbian Society / Michael A. Sells. Kosovo's Parallel Society: The Successes and Failures of Nonviolence / Denisa Kostovicova. Balkan Diaspora I: The Albanian-American Community / Fron Nazi. Balkan Diaspora II: The History and Future of the Serbian Community in America / Nick Vucinich. The Balkans: From Invention to Intervention / Maria Todorova -- III. Voices of Today's Balkan People: What Do People from the Region Think? Portrait of a People / Ismail Kadare. Kosova: A Place Where the Dead Speak / Baton Haxhiu. Conflict and Empowerment / Aferdita Kelmendi. Because Kosovars Are Western, There Can Be No Homeland Without a State / Blerim Shala. Kosovo / Hashim Thaqi. Now That We Have Lost This Little World War: A Message for Slobodan Milosevic / Dobrica Cosic. Not Exactly New Hampshire: A Short Survey of Contemporary Serbian Politics / Dejan Anastasijevic. Kosovo and Us / Vuk Draskovic. How to Solve the Kosovo Problem / Zoran Djindjic. Fascism, Feminist Resistance, and the Kosovo Crisis / Zarana Papic -- IV. Voices of World Leaders: What Do Authorities Say? Fresh Cause for Hope at the Opening of the New Century / Javier Solana. The Effectiveness of the International Rule of Law in Maintaining International Peace and Security / Kofi Annan. Winning the Peace: America's Goals in Kosovo / Morton H. Halperin. Not Losing Sight of Justice: A Response to Halperin's Statement / William Joseph Buckley. Address to the Senate and the House of Commons to the Parliament of Canada / Vaclav Havel. Winning Peace: The Vatican on Kosovo -- An Interview with Archbishop Jean-Louis Tauran. The Strength of an Alliance / General Wesley K. Clark. The Strength of an Argument: A Response to General Clark's Essay / William Joseph Buckley. Two Roads Diverged, and We Took the One Less Traveled: Just Recourse to War and the Kosovo Intervention / Martin L. Cook. We Are Neither Angels Nor Devils: An Interview with Slobodan Milosevic by United Press International CEO Arnaud de Borchgrave. The KLA Brought NATO to Kosova: An Interview with Hashim Thaqi -- V. Voices of Political Commentators: How Is the Intervention Debated? Kosovo and the Vicissitudes of American Foreign Policy / Henry A. Kissinger. Bestiality and Humanity: A War on the Border between Law and Morality / Jurgen Habermas. Get Serious about Kosovo / Zbigniew Brzezinski. Kosovo / Michael Walzer. Debating Kosovo: An Exchange / Robert Skidelsky and Michael Ignatieff. Why the Balkans Demand Amorality / Robert D. Kaplan. Give War a Chance / Edward N. Luttwak. Force and Humanitarian Intervention: The Case of Kosovo / David Little -- VI. Ethical and Religious Voices: How Is the Crisis Ethically and Religiously Evaluated? Kosovo and the Just-War Tradition / Jean Bethke Elshtain. The Ethno-Religious Challenge to Global Order / Mark Juergensmeyer. The Former Yugoslavia: A Warming Example for World Peace, a Challenge for World Churches / Hans Kung. Kosovo Crisis Contexts: Nationalism, Milosevic, and the Serbian Orthodox Church / Stanley Samuel Harakas. Legitimation, Justification, and the Politics of Rescue / Richard B. Miller. Kosovo: A War of Values and the Values of War / J. Bryan Hehir. A Pacifist Response to Ethnic Cleansing / James W. Douglass. On Giving the Devil the Benefit of Law in Kosovo / Nigel Biggar. Islamist Response to the War in Kosovo: Materials for an Ironic Narrative / John Kelsay. Kosovo: The Ethics of Heaven, Earth, and Hell / Gabriel Fackre -- VII. Voices for the Future: What Issues Must Be Faced? The Protectorate / Timothy Garton Ash. "Peacekeeping" in Kosovo: Mission Impossible? / Julie Mertus. Montenegro Pushes for Statehood / Janusz Bugajski. Some Reflections beneath the Bombs in Belgrade / Svetozar Stojanovic. Should Kosovo-Metohia Remain a Part of Serbia/Yugoslavia? A Plea for a Just Solution / Slobodan Samardzic. Why Kosova Should Be Independent / Shkelzen Maliqi. Religious Dynamics in Kosovo and the Potential for Cooperation / William F. Vendley and James L. Cairns. Kosova and the Transition of the Century / Veton Surroi. Why Try? / Martha Minow -- Balkan Spellings and Pronunciations -- Albania -- Serbia and Montenegro
Control code
42976830
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xix, 528 pages
Isbn
9780802838896
Lccn
99059275
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
maps
System control number
(OCoLC)42976830

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