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Collapsed States

I. William Zartman

Collapsed States

The Disintegration and Restoration of Legitimate Authority (Sais African Studies Library)

by I. William Zartman

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by L. Rienner Publishers .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Political science & theory,
  • Political structure & processes,
  • Revolutions & coups,
  • United Nations & UN agencies,
  • Political Process - General,
  • Contemporary Politics - Africa,
  • Modern State,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Sociology,
  • Africa,
  • Political stability,
  • Case studies,
  • Authority,
  • Legitimacy of governments

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages303
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8575781M
    ISBN 101555875181
    ISBN 109781555875183


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