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
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0521887356

ISBN-13: 9780521887359

Pub. Date: 01/28/2008

Publisher: Cambridge University Press


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

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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:
9780521887359
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
01/28/2008
Series:
Cambridge Studies in Comparative Politics Series
Pages:
216
Product dimensions:
5.43(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.67(d)

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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