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• Causes of War – Prospects for Peace

♥ კავკასია – Caucasus

♥ სამაჩაბლო – Samachablo

♥აფხაზეთი-Abkhazia

 

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Causes of War – Prospects for Peace

Patriarchate of Georgian Orthodox Church

Konrad-Adenauer-Foundation

Tbilisi, 2009

 

On December 2-3, 2008 the Holy Synod of the Georgian Orthodox Church and the Konrad-Adenauer-Stiftung held a scientific conference on the theme: Causes of War – Prospects for Peace.

The main purpose of the conference was to show the essence of the existing conflicts in Georgia and to prepare objective scientific and information basis.

This book is a collection of conference reports and discussion materials that on the request of the editorial board has been presented in article format.

Publishers:
Metropolitan Ananya Japaridze
Katia Christina Plate
Bidzina Lebanidze
Nato Asatiani

Editorial board:
Archimandrite Adam (Akhaladze), Tamaz Beradze, Rozeta Gujejiani, Roland Topchishvili, Mariam Lordkipanidze, Lela Margiani, Tariel Putkaradze, Bezhan Khorava

Reviewers:
Zurab Tvalchrelidze
Revaz Sherozia
Giorgi Cheishvili
Otar Janelidze

Editorial board wishes to acknowledge the assistance of Irina Bibileishvili, Merab Gvazava, Nia Gogokhia, Ekaterine Dadiani, Zviad Kvilitaia, Giorgi Cheishvili, Kakhaber Tsulaia.

ISBN 2345632456
Printed by CGS ltd

 

preface by his holiness and beatitude catholicos-patriarch of
all georgia ILIA II; opening words to the conference ………………………………………………………… 5

Preface by katja christina plate, head of the regional office for
political dialogue in the south caucasus of the
konrad-adenauer-Stiftung; opening words to the conference …………………………………………….8

Abkhazia: Historical-Political and Ethnic Processes

Tamaz Beradze, Konstantine Topuria, Bezhan Khorava –
A Historical-Geographical Review of Modern Abkhazia  ……………………………………………. 10

Rozeta Gujejiani – Historical-Ethnographical Survey of
Dali Svaneti/Kodori Gorge/Zemo (upper) Abkhazia…………………………………………………….. 13

Bezhan Khorava – Ethnic Processes in Abkhazia
(From Ancient times till present) …………………………………………………………………………………….18

Jemal Gamakharia –
Political-Legal Status of Abkhazia in 1917-1937…………………………………………………………….. 28

Nodar Shoshitashvili, Soso Chanturishvili, Nino Mindadze,
Ketevan Khutsishvili, Rozeta Gujejiani, Giorgi Cheishvili –
Ethnographical Life of Abkhazia ……………………………………………………………………………………..40

Gocha Gvaramia – Cause Factors of the Abkhazian (Georgia)
Conflict and the Russian Policy Motivation Aspects in Conflict
Regulation Processes ………………………………………………………………………………………………………….50

Tskhinvali Side – historical-Political and Ethnic Processes

Roland Topchishvili – Ethnic Processes in Shida Karthli
(The Ossetians in Georgia) ………………………………………………………………………………………………111

Bimurza Dadeshkeliani-Aprasidze – Regarding the Political-Legal Status
Of a Certain Part (Tskhinvali region) of Shida Kartli …………………………………………………139

historical Dynamics of the Language-Cultural Situation in
Georgia

Metropolitan Ananya Japaridze –
Church – Consolidating the Georgian Regions ……………………………………………………………..144

Ketevan Pavliashvili – Russian Church Globalization
Project and Georgian Orthodox Church ……………………………………………………………………….149

Manana Tabidze – Towards the Linguistic-Culturological
Analysis of Conflicting Regions of Georgia …………………………………………………………………..157

Teimuraz Gvantseladze – Russian Language Policy in Abkhazia and its Results ……..167

Georgia: Geopolitical Vectors

Tariel Putkaradze – Some Aspects of the Geopolitical Strategy
of Georgia (on Politicization of the Kartvelological Studies) …………………………………….173

Lia Akhaladze – Epigraphy as the Source of Ethnocultural
History of Abkhazia and Samachablo ……………………………………………………………………………184

Tamaz Putkradze – One Example of Demographical Management:
History of Muhajiroba in South-West Georgia ……………………………………………………………..192

Guram Markhulia – from the history of armenian diaspora in georgia …………………… 198

Dazmir Jojua – Essence of the Abkhazian Conflict –
the Russian-Georgian War ……………………………………………………………………………………………….206

Giorgi Leon Kavtaradze – The Geopolitical Role of the
Caucasus Mountains from the Historical Perspective ………………………………………………..214

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