Solving the Puzzle of Divergent Paths
The question of why some countries have democratic regimes and others do not is a significant issue in comparative politics. This book looks at India and Pakistan, two countries with clearly contrasting political regime histories, and presents an argument on why India is a democracy and Pakistan is...
Published July 30th 2010 by Routledge
Takeoff at Last?, 5th Edition
Since 2001, India has gained new attention as an emerging world power with a rapidly growing economy, a world-class science and technology sector, and a huge English-speaking labor pool. After a period of escalating tension with neighbor Pakistan, wide-ranging peace talks are underway. Within India...
Published March 31st 2005 by Routledge
Quickening the Pace of Change, 4th Edition
A history of modern Russia. Kort begins by providing an overview of the historical background, he then begins with the establishment of the Bolshevik Dictatorship and then tells the story of Communist Russia before concluding with a section on the first 10 years of post-Soviet Russia....
Published December 1st 2002 by Routledge