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Electing to fight : why emerging democracies go to war

Author: Edward D Mansfield; Jack L Snyder; Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs.
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, 2007.
Series: BCSIA studies in international security.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st MIT Press pbk. edView all editions and formats
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A challenge to the view that the spread of democracy contributes to international peace.

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Edward D Mansfield; Jack L Snyder; Belfer Center for Science and International Affairs.
ISBN: 9780262633475 0262633477 0262134497 9780262134491
OCLC Number: 77256392
Notes: Originally published: 2004.
Awards: Winner of Choice Outstanding Academic Title, 2006 2006
Description: x, 300 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: The perilous path to the democratic peace --
Reconciling the democratic peace with accounts of democratization and war --
Explaining turbulent transitions --
Data and measures for testing the argument --
Democratization and war: statistical findings --
Democratizing dyads and the outbreak of war: statistical findings --
Democratizing initiators of war: tracing causal processes --
Tracing trajectories of democratization and war in the 1990s --
Conclusion: sequencing the transition for peace --
Democratizing countries that experienced the outbreak of external war, 1916-1992.
Series Title: BCSIA studies in international security.
Responsibility: by Edward D. Mansfield and Jack Snyder.

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"American foreign policy has been based on the premise that democracy promotes peace. Electing to Fight conclusively shows, however, that democratization, when mishandled, leads to war. Its challenge Read more...

 
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