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Dayton Accord

Edited by Anne Kerr and Edmund Wright.

in A Dictionary of World History

January 2015; p ublished online July 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: World History. 58 words.

The peace agreement, negotiated in Dayton, Ohio and signed in Paris in 1995, that marked the end of the three-year war in Bosnia and Herzegovina. The accord stated that the country would...

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Oslo Accords

Overview page. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945).

(Aug. – Sept. 1993)

After months of secret negotiations sponsored by the Norwegian government, between representatives of the PLO and Israel, this was the breakthrough in the quest...

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Informal Accords and Non‐Accords

Jeffrey Stacey.

in Integrating Europe

April 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Politics. 12690 words.

This chapter furthers presentation of the book's empirical evidence and in so doing destroys any myth that the Parliament succeeds at will in wresting power from the Council and Commission,...

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accord / ~s n

David Crystal.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

March 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 19 words.

ǝˈkɔ:ɹd / -z

sp accord7 / accords1

rh lord TS 3.1.71 / lords CE 2.1.25

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accord v.t.

Bryan A. Garner.

in Garner’s Modern English Usage

January 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 126 words.

A. And afford.

These words share the meaning “to furnish or grant” <accorded (or afforded) all the respect due

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Camp David Accords (1978)

Douglas Little.

in The Oxford Companion to American Military History

January 2000; p ublished online January 2004 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Military History. 594 words.

(1978).

The Camp David Accords, which outlined a framework for a comprehensive Middle East peace, were initialed on

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Describing Informal Accords

Jeffrey Stacey.

in Integrating Europe

April 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Politics. 13520 words.

This chapter sheds greater light on informal accords, bringing them in from the scholarly shadows. The first section delves into what it is about the EU that allowed the informal sphere to...

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The Oslo Accords

Geoffrey R. Watson.

August 2000; p ublished online January 2010 .

Book. Subjects: Public International Law. 442 pages.

This book presents a legal analysis of the Oslo Accords. The book begins by rejecting suggestions that the Accords are non-binding political undertakings. It argues instead that they are...

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Camp David Accords

Markus E. Bouillon.

in Oxford Encyclopedia of the Modern World

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Contemporary History (Post 1945). 674 words.

The Egyptian-Israeli Camp David Accords were brokered in thirteen days of intense high-level diplomacy in September 1978. They prepared

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Tamaki Makau‐rau Accord

Timothy Darvill.

in The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Archaeology

January 2008; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Archaeology. 160 words.

[Le]

International agreement on the display of sacred objects (full title: Tamaki Makau‐rau Accord on the Display of Human Remains

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accord and satisfaction

Edited by Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Accounting

July 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Accounting. 137 words.

A device enabling one party to a contract to avoid an obligation that arises under the contract, provided that the other party agrees. The accord is the agreement by which the contractual...

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accord and satisfaction

Edited by Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Business and Management

January 2016; p ublished online February 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business and Management. 140 words.

A device enabling one party to a *contract to avoid an obligation that arises under the contract, provided that the other party agrees. The accord is the agreement by which the contractual...

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accord and satisfaction

Jonathan Law.

in A Dictionary of Business and Management

January 2009; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Business and Management. 140 words.

A device enabling one party to a *contract to avoid an obligation that arises under the contract, provided that the other party agrees. The accord is the agreement by which the contractual...

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accord and satisfaction

Overview page. Subjects: Accounting.

A device enabling one party to a contract to avoid an obligation that arises under the contract, provided that the other party agrees. The accord is the agreement by which the contractual...

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The Oslo Accords

Edited by Petter Bauck and Mohammed Omer.

January 2017; p ublished online May 2017 .

Book. Subjects: Politics. 312 pages.

More than twenty years have passed since Israel and the Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) concluded the Oslo Accords, or Declaration of Principles on Interim Self-Government...

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Explaining Informal Accords

Jeffrey Stacey.

in Integrating Europe

April 2010; p ublished online May 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Comparative Politics. 10188 words.

This is the first of four chapters that present the evidence for testing the book's theory. The chapter begins by briefly discussing the book's methodology, before constructing a...

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On Peace Accords

John Paul Lederach.

in The Moral Imagination

February 2005; p ublished online April 2005 .

Chapter. Subjects: Religious Studies. 3813 words.

This chapter discusses the concept of constructive social change and the challenges of peace accords. It argues that the first step toward genuine change is to understand and publicly...

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Meech Lake Accord

Overview page. Subjects: History of the Americas — Contemporary History (Post 1945).

(April 1987)

An abortive Canadian constitutional settlement, arising out of Quebec's opposition to the patriation of the Canadian Constitution in 1982. To satisfy Quebec's demands...

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Paris Peace Accords

Overview page. Subjects: Warfare and Defence.

(27 Jan. 1973)

A peace treaty negotiated chiefly between Le Duc Theu and Kissinger, signed by representatives of the Democratic Republic of Vietnam (North Vietnam), the Republic of...

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Elections and the Accord

Khushwant Singh.

in A History of the Sikhs

November 2004; p ublished online October 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Sikhism. 6105 words.

This chapter discusses the general election of December 1984, which was connected to the assassination of Indira Gandhi a few months before. This election was fought by the Congress party,...

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