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Title Political armies : the military and nation building in the age of democracy / edited by Kees Koonings and Dirk Kruijt.

Imprint London ; New York : Zed Books, 2002.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  322.5 P759a 2002    ---  Available
Description xvi, 398 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 348-373) and index.
Contents Military politics and the mission of nation building / Kees Koonings and Dirk Kruijt -- From military reformists to civilian dictatorship : Peruvian military politics from the 1960s to the present / Dirk Kruijt and Maria Del Pilar Tello -- Guatemalan politico-military project : whose ship of state? / Jennifer Schirmer -- Military and politics in Brazil, 1964-2000 / Celso Castro -- Political army in Chile : historical assessment and prospects for the new democracy / Felipe Aguero -- Janus face of the Indonesian armed forces / Nico Schulte Nordholt -- Military, politics, and post-cold war dilemmas in Turkey / Aylin Gney -- Army, state and nation in Algeria / Lahouari Addi -- Entrenched militarism and the future of democracy in Nigeria / J'kayode Fayemi -- Radical soldiers, new model armies and the nation-state in Ethiopia and Eritrea / Robin Luckham -- Army politics as a historical legacy : the experience of Burma / Martin Smith -- Serbia and the politics of the Yugoslav armies : communism, federalism and democracy / James Gow -- Military in politics : old wine in new bottles? an attempt at stocktaking / Emanuel de Kadt -- Political armies between continuity and demise / Kees Koonings and Dirk Kruijt.
Subject Civil-military relations.
Economic development.
Added Author Koonings, Kees.
Kruijt, Dirk.
ISBN 1856499804 (limp)
1856499790 (cased)

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