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Rightsizing the state : the politics of moving borders

Author: Brendan O'Leary; Ian Lustick; Thomas M Callaghy
Publisher: Oxford [England] ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2001.
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This volume examines how states might change their shape in responding to ethnic upheavals and regionalist demands. A systematic approach is applied to a country-by-country approach examining most contemporary state boundary disputes.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Rightsizing the state.
Oxford [England] ; New York : Oxford University Press, ©2001
(DLC) 2001031167
(OCoLC)46732327
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Brendan O'Leary; Ian Lustick; Thomas M Callaghy
ISBN: 9780191529610 0191529613 9780191600050 0191600059
OCLC Number: 302361533
Description: 1 online resource (xiv, 429 pages) : illustrations, maps
Contents: The elements of right-sizing and right-peopling the state / Brendan O'Leary --
Thresholds of opportunity and barriers to change in the right-sizing of states / Ian S. Lustick --
From reshaping to resizing a failing state? The case of the Congo/Zaïre / Thomas M. Callaghy --
Resizing and reshaping the state: India from partition to the present / Gurharpal Singh --
The negotiable state: borders and power-struggles in Pakistan / Vali Nasr --
Reifying boundaries, fetishizing the nation: Soviet legacies and élite legitimacy in the post-Soviet states / Alexander J. Motyl --
Turkey's Kurdish problem: borders, identity, and hegemony / Ümit Cizre --
Manufacturing identity and managing Kurds in Iraq / Denise Natali --
Indigestible lands? Comparing the fates of western Sahara and East Timor / Stephen Zunes --
Right-sizing over the Jordan: the politics of down-sizing borders / Marc Lynch --
'Right-sizing' or 'right-shaping'? Politics, ethnicity, and territory in plural states / Oren Yiftachel --
Conclusion: right-sizing and the alignment of states and collective identities / Ian S. Lustick.
Responsibility: edited by Brendan O'Leary, Ian S. Lustick, and Thomas Callaghy.
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This volume examines how states might change their shape in responding to ethnic upheavals and regionalist demands. A systematic approach is applied to a country-by-country approach examining most contemporary state boundary disputes.

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