De facto states research unit

Internal legitimacy and “earning sovereignty”


Pegg, S. 2019. Somaliland, in G. Visoka, J. Doyle and E. Newman, eds., Routledge Handbook of State Recognition. Routledge, pp. 417-429.

Pegg, S. and M. Walls 2018. Back on Track? Somaliland After Its 2017 Presidential Election, African Affairs, Vol. 117, No. 467, pp. 326-337.

Pegg, S. and P. Kolstø 2015. Somaliland: Dynamics of Internal Legitimacy and (Lack of) External Sovereignty, Geoforum, Vol. 66, pp. 193-202.

Berg, E. and R. Toomla 2013. Mission Impossible in Cyprus? Legitimate Return to the Partnership State Revisited. Nationalities Papers, Vol. 41, No. 2, pp. 276–292.

Berg, E. 2013. Merging Together or Drifting Apart? Revisiting Political Legitimacy Issues in Cyprus, Moldova, and Bosnia and Herzegovina. Geopolitics, Vol. 18, No. 2, pp. 467-492.

Berg, E. 2012. Parent States versus Secessionist Entities: Measuring Political Legitimacy in Cyprus, Moldova, and Bosnia and Hercegovina. Europe-Asia Studies, Vol. 64, No. 7, pp. 1271-1296.

Berg, E. and M. Mölder 2012. Who is Entitled to Earn Sovereignty? Legitimacy and Regime Support in Abkhazia and Nagorno-Karabakh. Nations and Nationalism, Vol. 18, No. 3, pp. 527-545.

Berg, E. and M. Solvak 2011. Muted differences: Entrenching legitimacy of the Bosnian statehood?, Cooperation and Conflict, Vol. 46, No. 4, pp. 460-481.