When Things Fell Apart: State Failure in Late-Century Africa / Edition 1

When Things Fell Apart: State Failure in Late-Century Africa / Edition 1

by Robert H. Bates
     
 


About the Author:
Robert H. Bates is the Eaton Professor of the Science of Government, a Faculty Fellow of the Institute for International Development, and a member of the Department of African and African-American Studies at Harvard University See more details below

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About the Author:
Robert H. Bates is the Eaton Professor of the Science of Government, a Faculty Fellow of the Institute for International Development, and a member of the Department of African and African-American Studies at Harvard University

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521715256
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
02/18/2008
Series:
Cambridge Studies in Comparative Politics Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
218
Sales rank:
667,633
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.51(d)

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments     xi
Introduction
Introduction     3
From Fable to Fact     15
Sowing the Seeds
Political Legacies     33
Policy Choices     55
Subnational Tensions     75
Things Fall Apart
Things Fall Apart     97
Conclusion     129
Appendix
Cross-National Regressions     143
Bibliography     175
Index     187

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