xxxii, 304 pages : illustrations, maps ; 25 cm.
Area handbook series. 1057-5294. DA pam ; 550-22.
"Research completed January 1991." Shipping list no.: 1993-0156-P.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 265-279) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
The ancient period The medieval period. Byzantine rule ; the Lusignan and Venetian eras Ottoman rule British rule. British annexation ; World War II and postwar nationalism ; The emergency The republic of Cyprus. Intercommunal violence ; Political developments after the crisis of 1967 ; The Greek coup and the Turkish invasion ; Developments since 1974 Republic of Cyprus. Geography ; Ethnicity ; Population ; Urbanization and occupational change ; Class structure ; Family and marriage ; Status of women ; Religion ; Education ; Health and welfare "The Turkish republic of northern Cyprus". Population ; Ethnicity ; Social structure ; Marriage and family ; Religion ; Education ; Health and welfare Republic of Cyprus. Development of the economy since independence ; The government sector ; Employment and labor relations ; Primary sector ; Secondary sector ; Tertiary sector ; Foreign trade and the balance of payments "The Turkish republic of northern Cyprus". The state and economic development ; The work force and labor unions ; Primary sector ; Secondary sector ; Tertiary sector ; Foreign trade Background. 1960 constitution ; 1963 constitutional breakdown ; 1964-74 situation: separate communal life ; The 1974 crisis and division of the island Search for a new political formula. Milestones in the United Nations settlement process ; Prospects for creation of a Federal Republic of Cyprus Politics in the Republic of Cyprus. Political institutions ; Political parties ; Media ; Political dynamics ; Political culture in the Vassiliou era Politics in the "the Turkish republic of northern Cyprus". Major political institutions in the "TRNC" ; Political parties ; Media ; Rauf Denktaş and Turkish Cypriot politics Foreign policy. The Republic of Cyprus ; The "TRNC The Cyprus conflict. The struggle for independence ; Intercommunal violence, 1963-67 ; Conflict within the Greek Cypriot community, 1967-74 ; The Turkish military intervention, July-August 1974 ; De facto partition, 1974- Problems of internal security Armed forces. Forces in the government-controlled area ; Forces in the Turkish-administered area ; British forces on Cyprus ; United Nations peace-keeping force in Cyprus Police. Organizations of the Greek Cypriot police ; Turkish Cypriot police organization Crime and punishment. Incidence of crime ; The criminal justice system.
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