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Multi-dimensional Responses, Preserving Human Rights Keys to Ending Separatist Conflicts, Says David Timberman

David Timberman, SIPA alumnus, consultant and independent scholar, offers case study examples of separatism and how democratic politics effects the responses to separatism in four Asian countries: Philippines, Indonesia, Sri Lanka and India. Among the key ingredients for peacefully ending separatist conflicts, Timberman recommends reversing the escalation of grievance, preserving basic human political rights in the conflict area and designing multi-dimensional responses.

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Published: May 29, 2002
Last modified:Sep 18, 2002