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Governance and nationbuilding : the failure of international intervention

Author: Kate Jenkins; William Plowden
Publisher: Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, ©2006.
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"Governance and Nationbuilding describes how aid donors have attempted to improve the performance of government in developing countries and countries in crisis. Kate Jenkins and William Plowden review the widespread lack of success, tracing the history of international government intervention, the roles of donors and recipient countries, the ways in which expert advice and support have been provided, and the donors'  Read more...
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Jenkins, Kate.
Governance and nationbuilding.
Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, ©2006
(OCoLC)606220915
Online version:
Jenkins, Kate.
Governance and nationbuilding.
Cheltenham, UK ; Northampton, MA : Edward Elgar, ©2006
(OCoLC)607752965
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Kate Jenkins; William Plowden
ISBN: 1845421914 9781845421915 9781847206206 1847206204 9781847201713 1847201717
OCLC Number: 64595898
Description: vii, 194 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Nation building and governance --
Empire and influence --
The providers : the donors --
The recipients : the host nations --
The system and its objectives --
Evaluation and outcome --
Culture and context --
The constraints on reform --
Conclusions.
Responsibility: Kate Jenkins, William Plowden.
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