Predatory States

Predatory States
Author : J. Patrice McSherry
Publisher : Rowman & Littlefield Pub Incorporated
Total Pages : 0
Release : 2005
ISBN 10 : 0742536874
ISBN 13 : 9780742536876
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Predatory States
Language: en
Pages: 0
Authors: J. Patrice McSherry
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Pub Incorporated

This powerful work makes a compelling case that U.S. forces secretly condoned and assisted the implementation of Operation Condor, a covert Latin American milit
Predatory States
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: J. Patrice McSherry
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-07-10 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

This powerful study makes a compelling case about the key U.S. role in state terrorism in Latin America during the Cold War. Long hidden from public view, Opera
Developing Poverty
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Jose Itzigsohn
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-11-01 - Publisher: Penn State Press

Using data from local surveys, interviews, and rational statistics, this is a comparative study of two Central American cities similarly positioned in the world
The Dynamics of Socio-Economic Development
Language: en
Pages: 711
Authors: Adam Szirmai
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-01-20 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A modern, non-technical 2005 textbook introduction to development economics with emphasis on historical and political context.
The Oxford Handbook of Transformations of the State
Language: en
Pages: 800
Authors: Stephan Leibfried
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-06-11 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

This Handbook offers a comprehensive treatment of transformations of the state, from its origins in different parts of the world and different time periods to i
The Process of Economic Development
Language: en
Pages: 574
Authors: James M. Cypher
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Psychology Press

This textbook includes discussions of such topics as the environment, the debt case, export-led industrialization, import substitution industrialization, growth
The Developmental State
Language: en
Pages: 346
Authors: Meredith Woo-Cumings
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Cornell University Press

A team of distinguished scholars here reassesses the notion of the developmental state to establish a common vocabulary for debates on the relationship between
Embedded Autonomy
Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: Peter B. Evans
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-12 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

In recent years, debate on the state's economic role has too often devolved into diatribes against intervention. Peter Evans questions such simplistic views, of
Dictators and Dictatorships
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Natasha M. Ezrow
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-02-24 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA

Dictators and Dictatorships is a qualitative enquiry into the politics of authoritarian regimes. It argues that political outcomes in dictatorships are largely
China’s Trapped Transition
Language: en
Pages: 306
Authors: Minxin PEI
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-06-30 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

In a book sure to provoke debate, Minxin Pei examines the sustainability of the Chinese Communist Party's reform strategy--pursuing pro-market economic policies