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  • Chapter 01 - Cyprus in Antiquity 

    Christodoulou, Panos (2013-01-01)
    The strategic location of Cyprus in the north-eastern corner of the Mediterranean Sea has always played a significant role in its history. At the crossroads between East and West, and facing the fertile valley of the ...
  • Chapter 02 - Cyprus under the Byzantine Empire, 324-1191 

    Varmazi, Vassiliki Nerantzi (2013-01-01)
    This unit aims to examine the various political and social changes in Cyprus from the 4th to the end of the 12th centuries.
  • Chapter 03 - Frankish and Venetian Cyprus, 1191-1571 

    Schabel, Chris (2013-01-01)
    This unit examines the social, economic, ecclesiastical, and political history of Frankish and Venetian Cyprus in the context of Europe and the Near East in the later Middle Ages and the Renaissance.
  • Chapter 04 - The Ottoman Period, 1571-1878 

    Stavrides, Theocharis (2013-01-01)
    This unit examines: a) the situation in the Ottoman Empire and Cyprus on the eve of the conquest of the island by the Ottomans, the events of the War of Cyprus, as well as the policies adopted by the new rulers of the ...
  • Chapter 05 - Cyprus under the British, 1878-1945 

    Yiangou, Anastasia (2013-01-01)
    This chapter, which explores the history of the island from the onset of British rule in 1878 to the end of the Second World War in 1945, is divided into three units. Unit one (covering the period from 1878 to the onset ...
  • Chapter 06 - Cyprus in the national and international arenas, 1945-1960 

    Hatzivassiliou, Evanthis (2013-01-01)
    This chapter aims to discuss the Cyprus question, from the end of the Second World War until the establishment of the Cyprus Republic in 1960. Analysis will involve three levels: international, regional and Cypriot ...
  • Chapter 07 - Post-war Cyprus, 1945-1960: social, political and economic development 

    Hatzivassiliou, Evanthis (2013-01-01)
    This chapter aims to discuss internal developments, political, economic and social, in Cyprus from the end of the Second World War until the establishment of the Cyprus Republic in 1960. The analysis will also include the ...
  • Chapter 08 - Cyprus, 1960-1974: internal developments 

    Kazamias, George A. (2013-01-01)
    This chapter aims to present the early history of the Republic of Cyprus. Created through a sui generis process (independence had not been among the objectives of the armed struggle and the rules governing its existence ...
  • Chapter 09 - The 1974 coup and the Turkish invasion 

    Kazamias, George A. (2013-01-01)
    The 1974 coup and the two-part Turkish invasion that followed it are probably the two most important events in the post-independence history of Cyprus. Traumatic as they are, they serve as the cause of a radical reorientation ...
  • Chapter 10 - The Turkish invasion: the international community response 

    Christodoulides, Nikos (2013-01-01)
    This chapter aims to present the response of the main international and european organizations on the Turkish invasion in Cyprus in 1974. Special reference will be made of the international community response on the ...
  • Chapter 11 - In search of a settlement: Cyprus solution plans and international diplomacy, 1974-1999 

    Christodoulides, Nikos (2013-01-01)
    This chapter aims to present the initiatives of the international community for solving the Cyprus Problem, from the end of the Turkish invasion until 1999. Special reference will be made to the agreements reached between ...
  • Chapter 12 - The Annan plan and the April 2004 plebiscite. Cyprus entry to the EU, 1999-2004 

    Christodoulides, Nikos (2013-01-01)
    This chapter presents the developments from 1999 to 2004 which resulted, for the first time, in a Plan which was put in a referendum for the Greek Cypriots and Turkish Cypriots to vote. Special reference will be made to ...
  • Chapter 13 - A Guide To Major Cypriot Sites 

    Christodoulou, Panos; Hadjichristodoulou, Christodoulos; Schabel, Chris; Rizopoulou-Egoumenidou, Euphrosyne; Karyos, Andreas (2013-01-01)
  • Communicating and motivating effectively 

    Marti, Raphaelina (Ανοικτό Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου, 2018-06)
    This analysis examines the effectiveness of different communication techniques in managing employees, and how managers can motivate their employees to perform at the best of their abilities. It ...
  • Computer vision for aerial applications 

    Παππάς, Κωνσταντίνος (Ανοικτό Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου, 2018-05)
    Το αντικείμενο της επιτήρησης περιοχών για λόγους ασφαλείας αποτελεί ένα κεφαλαιώδους σημασίας ζήτημα για κάθε κρατική οντότητα. Μία από τις βασικές αρχές εκμετάλλευσης πληροφοριών, η συλλογή των οποίων αποτελεί και το ...
  • Corporate social responsibility (CSR) and stock price - An event study approach 

    Παπαμηνάς, Μάριος (2016-09-08)
    Corporate Social Responsibility can bring real business benefits by reducing risk, by enhancing brand value, by opening doors and creating good will, and by improving staff efficiency and morale. Nevertheless, there ...
  • Credit risk management for banking institutes in Europe: the use of credit guarantees in financing SMEs 

    Pantos, Theodoros (Ανοικτό Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου, 2018-05)
    The aim of this study is to present the use of Credit Guarantees Schemes (CGS) as a risk sharing instrument concerning the finance of EU-28 SMEs. Small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) are the backbone of the European ...
  • Critical infrastructures risk management 

    Hadjigeorgiou, Anna (Ανοικτό Πανεπιστήμιο Κύπρου, 2018-06)
    The goal of this thesis is to study the critical infrastructures, their meaning and importance inside of a business. To study also who and how needs to manage those critical infrastructures. In addition, to understand what ...
  • Cross national border care και τουρισμός υγείας 

    Καλαντζής, Στέργιος (2017-02-02)
    Ένα πολύ χρήσιμο «εργαλείο» για την βελτίωση της ποιότητας και συγχρόνως την αύξηση του κέρδους των επιχειρήσεων που ασχολούνται με τον τουρισμό υγείας είναι το Στρατηγικό Μάνατζμεντ. Η Κοινοτική Οδηγία 24/2011 θέτει το ...
  • CTC AUTOMOTIVE LTD aims to develop a business plan to the Marine, Oil & Gas sector in Cyprus: A new market development project, indicating to the contribution of CTC' s business plan for CATERPILLAR brand 

    Ζάγγουλος, Δημήτρης (2016-04-05)
    During the last five years, Cyprus Economy experiences one of its biggest drawbacks ever. The sector that has been impacted mostly, due to this negative situation is definitely the construction industry. A decrease of more ...