Rule and Rupture

State Formation Through the Production of Property and Citizenship
Product Number: EB00704823
Released: May 19, 2017
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781119384809
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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Rule and Rupture - State Formation Through the Production of Property and Citizenship examines the ways in which political authority is defined and created by the rights of community membership and access to resources. -Combines the latest theory on property rights and citizenship with extensive fieldwork to provide a more complex, nuanced assessment of political states commonly viewed as  “weak,” “fragile,” and “failed” -Contains ten case studies taken from post-colonial settings around the world, including Cambodia, Nepal, Indonesia, Afghanistan, Rwanda, Somalia, Democratic Republic of Congo, Colombia, and Bolivia -Characterizes the results of societal ruptures into three types of outcomes for political power: reconstituted and consolidated, challenged, and fragmented -Brings together exciting insights from a global group of scholars in the fields of political science, development studies, and geography

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Original Publish Date: May 04, 2017

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