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Autonomy and islands

Pär M. Olausson

Autonomy and islands

a global study of the factors that determine island autonomy

by Pär M. Olausson

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Published by Åbo Akademi University Press, distribution: Tibo-Trading in Åbo, Pargas .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Islands -- Politics and government,
  • States, Small -- Politics and government,
  • Self-determination, National,
  • saaret,
  • sijainti,
  • autonomia,
  • itsehallinto,
  • identiteetti,
  • paikalliskulttuuri,
  • etnisyys,
  • historia,
  • Autonomi,
  • Autonomy

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesA global study of the factors that determine island autonomy
    StatementPär M. Olausson.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsJC365 .O53 2007
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvi, 275 p. :
    Number of Pages275
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23151079M
    ISBN 109517654065
    ISBN 109789517654067, 9789517654074
    LC Control Number2008384202

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Personal Autonomy and Social Oppression addresses the impact of social conditions, especially subordinating conditions, on personal autonomy. The essays in this volume are concerned with the philosophical concept of autonomy or self-governance and with the impact on relational autonomy of the oppressive circumstances persons must navigate.Mariana Mora Kuxlejal Politics; Indigenous Autonomy, Race, and Decolonizing.

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