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Aid Dependence in CambodiaHow Foreign Assistance Undermines Democracy

Aid Dependence in Cambodia: How Foreign Assistance Undermines Democracy

Sophal Ear

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231161121
eISBN:
9780231530927
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231161121.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book reveals the pernicious effects of aid dependence and its perversion of Cambodian democracy. It analyzes the period since international intervention liberated Cambodia from pariah state ... More

Burma ReduxGlobal Justice and the Quest for Political Reform in Myanmar

Burma Redux: Global Justice and the Quest for Political Reform in Myanmar

Ian Holliday

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231161275
eISBN:
9780231504249
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231161275.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book looks at the political challenges facing modern-day Myanmar and assesses how other nations should act in relation to the country. It affirms the importance of foreign interests in Myanmar's ... More

China's Uncertain Future

China's Uncertain Future

Jean-Luc Domenach

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231152259
eISBN:
9780231526456
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231152259.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book examines China's place in the world and looks at a range of crucial issues now facing the country, such as the growth (or deterioration) of its economy, the government's ever-delayed ... More

Contentious Activism and Inter-Korean Relations

Contentious Activism and Inter-Korean Relations

Danielle Chubb

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231161367
eISBN:
9780231536325
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231161367.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

This book traces the development of various policy disputes and perspectives from the period of South Korea’s democratic transition and provides an understanding of how policymakers have managed ... More

Govern Like UsU.S. Expectations of Poor Countries

Govern Like Us: U.S. Expectations of Poor Countries

M. A. Thomas

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231171205
eISBN:
9780231539111
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231171205.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

In the poorest countries, such as Afghanistan, Haiti, and Mali, the United States has struggled to work with governments whose corruption and lack of capacity are increasingly seen to be the cause of ... More

Intimate RivalsJapanese Domestic Politics and a Rising China

Intimate Rivals: Japanese Domestic Politics and a Rising China

Sheila Smith

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231167888
eISBN:
9780231538022
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231167888.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

No country feels China's rise more deeply than Japan. Through case studies of visits by Japanese politicians to the Yasukuni Shrine, conflicts over the boundaries of economic zones in the East China ... More

Jerusalem UnboundGeography, History, and the Future of the Holy City

Jerusalem Unbound: Geography, History, and the Future of the Holy City

Michael Dumper

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231161961
eISBN:
9780231537353
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231161961.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Jerusalem’s formal political borders reveal neither the dynamics of power in the city nor the underlying factors that make an agreement between Israel and the Palestinians so difficult. The lines ... More

Strong Society, Smart StateThe Rise of Public Opinion in China's Japan Policy

Strong Society, Smart State: The Rise of Public Opinion in China's Japan Policy

James Reilly

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231158060
eISBN:
9780231528085
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231158060.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

The rise and influence of public opinion on Chinese foreign policy reveals a remarkable evolution in authoritarian responses to social turmoil. This book shows how Chinese leaders have responded to ... More

Voices of the Arab SpringPersonal Stories from the Arab Revolutions

Voices of the Arab Spring: Personal Stories from the Arab Revolutions

Asaad Al-Saleh

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231163187
eISBN:
9780231538589
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231163187.001.0001
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

Narrated by dozens of activists and everyday individuals, this book documents the unprecedented events that led to the collapse of dictatorial regimes in Tunisia, Egypt, Libya, and Yemen. Beginning ... More

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