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Negotiating a settlement in Northern Ireland, 1969-2019 (2020)

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Abstract

'Negotiating a Settlement in Northern Ireland' uses original material from witness seminars, elite interviews, and archive documents to explore the shape taken by the Irish peace process, and in particular to analyse the manner in which successful stages of this were negotiated. Northern Ireland's Good Friday Agreement of 1998 marked the end a 30-year conflict that had witnessed more than 3,000 deaths, thousands of injuries, catastrophic societal damage, and large-scale economic dislocation. This book traces the roots of the Agreement over the decades, stretching back to the Sunningdale conference of 1973 and extending up to at least the St Andrews Agreement of 2006.

Keywords

Violence, Conflict management, Peace-building, Northern Ireland

Languages

English

Publisher

Oxford University Press

ISBN

9780191876868

Edition

First edition

DOI

10.1093/oso/9780198841388.001.0001

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