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The Resource Making states work : state failure and the crisis of governance, edited by Simon Chesterman, Michael Ignatieff, and Ramesh Thakur, (electronic book)

Making states work : state failure and the crisis of governance, edited by Simon Chesterman, Michael Ignatieff, and Ramesh Thakur, (electronic book)

Label
Making states work : state failure and the crisis of governance
Title
Making states work
Title remainder
state failure and the crisis of governance
Statement of responsibility
edited by Simon Chesterman, Michael Ignatieff, and Ramesh Thakur
Contributor
Editor
Issuing body
Sponsoring body
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In the wealth of literature on state failure, surprisingly little attention has been paid to the question of what constitutes state success and what enables a state to succeed. This book is a joint project of the International Peace Academy and the United Nations University and examines the strategies and tactics of international actors, local political elites, and civil society groups to build or rebuild public institutions before they reach the point of failure: to make the state work. It is frequently assumed that the collapse of state structures, whether through defeat by an exter-nal power
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
320/.01/1
Index
index present
LC call number
JC330.2
LC item number
.M355 2005eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1948-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Chesterman, Simon
  • Ignatieff, Michael
  • Thakur, Ramesh
  • International Peace Academy
  • United Nations University
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political stability
  • Legitimacy of governments
  • Social contract
Label
Making states work : state failure and the crisis of governance, edited by Simon Chesterman, Michael Ignatieff, and Ramesh Thakur, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10074971
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xviii, 400 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9789280811070
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Making states work : state failure and the crisis of governance, edited by Simon Chesterman, Michael Ignatieff, and Ramesh Thakur, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10074971
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xviii, 400 p.
Form of item
electronic
Isbn
9789280811070
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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