The Soldier and the Changing State: Building Democratic Armies in Africa, Asia, Europe, and the Americas

The Soldier and the Changing State: Building Democratic Armies in Africa, Asia, Europe, and the Americas

by Zoltan Barany

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780691137681
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publication date: 09/16/2012
Pages: 472
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.25(h) x (d)

About the Author


Zoltan Barany is the Frank C. Erwin, Jr., Centennial Professor of Government at the University of Texas and the author of "Democratic Breakdown and the Decline of the Russian Military" (Princeton).

Table of Contents

Acknowledgments ix

Introduction 1




Chapter 1 What Does a Democratic Army Look Like? 14




BUILDING DEMOCRATIC ARMIES




After War




Chapter 2 After World War II: Germany, Japan, and Hungary 47




Chapter 3 After Civil War: Bosnia and Herzegovina, El Salvador, and Lebanon 78




After Regime Change




Chapter 4 After Military Rule in Europe: Spain, Portugal, and Greece 113




Chapter 5 After Military Rule in Latin America: Argentina, Chile, and Guatemala 143




Chapter 6 After Military Rule in Asia: South Korea, Thailand,
and Indonesia 178




Chapter 7 After State-Socialism in Europe: Slovenia, Russia, and Romania 212




After State Transformation




Chapter 8 After Colonial Rule in Asia: India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh 245




Chapter 9 After Colonial Rule in Africa: Ghana, Tanzania, and Botswana 275




Chapter 10 After (Re)Unification and Apartheid: Germany, South Africa, and Yemen 303




Conclusion 339




Notes 359

Bibliography 409

Index 443

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