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Fragile states : violence and the failure of intervention

Author: Lothar Brock; et al
Publisher: Cambridge : Polity, 2011.
Series: War and conflict in the modern world.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This text defines and clarifies what we mean by fragile states, examining their characteristics in relation to 'weak' and 'failed' states in the global system, and explaining their development from pre-colonial times to the present day.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lothar Brock; et al
ISBN: 9780745649429 0745649424 9780745649412 0745649416
OCLC Number: 1113313531
Description: viii, 194 p. ; 21 cm.
Series Title: War and conflict in the modern world.
Responsibility: Lothar Brock ... [et al.].

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This text defines and clarifies what we mean by fragile states, examining their characteristics in relation to 'weak' and 'failed' states in the global system, and explaining their development from pre-colonial times to the present day.

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