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The NGO GamePost-Conflict Peacebuilding in the Balkans and Beyond

The NGO Game: Post-Conflict Peacebuilding in the Balkans and Beyond

Patrice C. McMahon

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781501709234
eISBN:
9781501712739
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501709234.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

In most post-conflict countries nongovernmental organizations are everywhere, but their presence is misunderstood. This book investigates the unintended outcomes of what it calls the NGO boom in ... More

Rebel PowerWhy National Movements Compete, Fight, and Win

Rebel Power: Why National Movements Compete, Fight, and Win

Peter Krause

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781501708558
eISBN:
9781501712678
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501708558.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Security Studies

Many of the world's states—from Algeria to Ireland to the United States—are the result of robust national movements that achieved independence. Many other national movements have failed in their ... More

Shaken AuthorityChina's Communist Party and the 2008 Sichuan Earthquake

Shaken Authority: China's Communist Party and the 2008 Sichuan Earthquake

Christian P. Sorace

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781501707537
eISBN:
9781501708503
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501707537.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

This book examines the political mechanisms at work in the aftermath of the 2008 Sichuan earthquake and the broader ideological energies that drove them. The book takes Chinese Communist Party ideas ... More

Strategic Adjustment and the Rise of ChinaPower and Politics in East Asia

Strategic Adjustment and the Rise of China: Power and Politics in East Asia

Robert S. Ross (ed.)

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781501709180
eISBN:
9781501712777
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9781501709180.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, Asian Politics

This book demonstrates how structural and domestic variables influence how East Asian states adjust their strategy in light of the rise of China, including how China manages its own emerging role as ... More

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