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Constructing a Theory to Combat Corruption
Political corruption in the Caribbean Basin retards state economic growth and development, undermines government legitimacy, and threatens state security. In spite of recent anti-corruption efforts of intergovernmental and nongovernmental organizations (IGO/NGOs), Caribbean political corruption...
Published June 9th 2009 by Routledge
Labyrinths of Legitimacy
This book explores UN bureaucracy and the development dysfunction it sows in four 'most different' African countries: Angola, Botswana, Namibia, and Tanzania. Wilson's original purpose for researching this book was to uncover new solutions to some of the United Nations' most vexing implementation...
Published April 29th 2009 by Routledge
Factors Influencing Cooperation
Despite the growing recognition of the importance of environmental issues for nation-state security, current research on international environmental security is insufficient. Although scholars in the field of International Relations believe that there is an appropriate role for international...
Published February 12th 2009 by Routledge
A Sociological Perspective on Human Rights Abuse
This book presents a historical perspective on patterns of human rights abuse in Cuba, El Salvador and Nicaragua and incorporates international relations in to the traditional theories of state repression found within the social sciences....
Published August 29th 2003 by Routledge
The United States and Regional Cooperation in Asia and Europe
This book offers a conceptual framework that explains when and why a great power would choose to cooperate with smaller states via regional cooperation forums rather than in a bilateral setting....
Published August 19th 2003 by Routledge