When Things Fell Apart (häftad)
Format
Häftad (Paperback)
Språk
Engelska
Antal sidor
202
Utgivningsdatum
2015-09-29
Förlag
Cambridge University Press
Illustrationer
9 b/w illus. 2 maps 13 tables
Volymtitel
When Things Fell Apart: State Failure in Late-Century Africa
Dimensioner
209 x 139 x 6 mm
Vikt
299 g
Antal komponenter
1
ISBN
9781107569805
When Things Fell Apart (häftad)

When Things Fell Apart

State Failure in Late-Century Africa

Häftad Engelska, 2015-09-29
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In the later decades of the twentieth century, Africa plunged into political chaos. States failed, governments became predators, and citizens took up arms. In When Things Fell Apart, Robert H. Bates advances an exploration of state failure in Africa. In so doing, he not only plumbs the depths of the continent's late-century tragedy, but also the logic of political order, and the foundations of the state. This book covers a wide range of territory by drawing on materials from Rwanda, Sudan, Liberia, and Congo. Written to be accessible to the general reader, it is nonetheless a must-read for scholars and policymakers concerned with conflict and state failure.
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'Bates' book rightly reminds us that political order is problematic ... [It] also contains a strong argument for the central role of the state for economic development.' Africa Spectrum

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Part I. Introduction: 1. Introduction; 2. From fable to fact; Part II. Sewing the Seeds: 3. Political legacies; 4. Policy choices; 5. Subnational tensions; Part III. Things Fell Apart: 6. Things fell apart; 7. Conclusion; Part IV: Appendix.