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1620Secession wars  
BROADER CONCEPT
NARROWER CONCEPTS
SCOPE NOTE
  • Wars aiming at acquiring autonomy or independence for a part of a sovereign state. Secession wars are fought by a national, ethnic, or religious group, included within a sovereign state, which aims at breaking away from this state (a process understood usually as liberation) and sometimes at merging with another state.
SOURCE
  • Ηρακλείδης 2015
CONTRIBUTOR
  • Katsiadakis Helen (AA)
CREATOR
  • Tzedopoulos Giorgos (AA)
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https://humanitiesthesaurus.academyofathens.gr/dyas-resource/Concept/1620
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