Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2010.
lxiii, 855 pages ; 25 cm
Formatted Contents Note
1. Part. General Issues. 1. Ethnic Diversity, political exclusion, and armed conflict: a quantitative analysis of a global dataset. / Andreas Wimmer, Lars-Erik Cederman, Brian Min. 2. Ethnic domination in democracies / John McGarry. 3. Understanding minority partipication and respresentation and the issue of citizenship. / Annelies Verstichel. 4. Principles of non-discrimination and full and effective equality and political partipication. / Zdenka Machnyikova, Lanna Hollo. 5. Gendering Minority Partipication in public life. / Karen Bird. 2. Legal Frameworks. 6. Minorities, Political partipication and democratic governance under the European Convention on Human Rights. / Steven Wheatley. 7. The council of Europe framework convention on the protection of national minorities and the advisory committee's thematic commentary on effective participation. / Joseph Marko. 8. OSCE lund recommendations in the pratice of the high commissioner on national minorities. / Krzysztof Drzewicki. 9. Effective participation by Minorities. United Nations standards and pratice. / Ilona Klímová-Alexander. 10. Political partipication systems applicable to Indigenous peoples. - Luis Rodríguez-Piñero Royo 3. Part. Representation. 11. Universial and European standards of political partipication of minorities. / Andraz Melansek. 12. Electoral systems and the lund recommendations. / Brendan O'Leary. 13. Making effective use of parliamentary representation. / Oleh Protsyk. 14. Power-sharing at the governmental level. / Florian Bieber. 15. At the heart of partipication and of its dilemmas: minorities in the executive structures. / Francesco Palermo. 16. Political Paripication and power-sharing in ethnic peace settlements. / Fernand de Varennes. 4. Part. Constultation and special issue partipication. 17. Minority consultative mechanisms: towards best pratice. / Marc Weller. 18. Special contact mechanisms for Roma. / Eva Sobotka. 19. Partipication in Social and Economic life. / Kristin Henrard. 20. International benchmarks: a review of minority participation in the judiciary. / Katherine Nobbs. 5. Part. Minority Self-Governance. 21. Partipication as self-governance. / Yash Ghai. 22. Cultural Minority self-goverance. / Ephraim Nimmi. 23 Enchanced local self-government as a means of enhancing minority governance. / Bill Bowring. 24. Minority associations: issues of representation, internal democracy, and legitimacy. / Peter Vermeersch. 6. Part. Implementation Issues. 25. Minority participation in bilateral and international reporting and monitoring processes. / Emma Lantschner. 26. Legal entrenchment and Implementation Mechanisms. / Alain Chablais.
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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