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Dictatorships, Tom Lansford, book editor

Label
Dictatorships
Title
Dictatorships
Statement of responsibility
Tom Lansford, book editor
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The information in this volume provides insight into the validity of dictatorship as a form of government, and the current status of dictatorships in the world. Varied expert opinions are presented from a wide range of highly respected and often hard-to-find sources and publications. Allows the reader to attain the higher-level critical thinking skills that are essential in a culture of diverse and contradictory opinions
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
321.9
Index
index present
LC call number
JC495
LC item number
.D49 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Lansford, Tom
Series statement
Opposing viewpoints series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Dictatorship
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Dictatorships, Tom Lansford, book editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 200-206) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Dictatorships often survive with local support
  • Bill Snyder ;
  • Ch. 2
  • Are select dictatorships becoming democracies? :
  • Myanmar has begun to democratize
  • Pauline H. Baker
  • Despite elections, Myanmar remains a dictatorship
  • David I. Steinberg
  • Watching Titanic in Pyongyang
  • Geoffrey Cain
  • Ch. 1
  • North Korea's dictatorship will endure
  • John Fraser
  • Fidel's children
  • Joseph Contreras
  • Dictatorship in Cuba will continue
  • The Economist ;
  • Ch. 3
  • Are select democracies becoming dictatorships? :
  • Chavez: From hero to tyrant
  • Alice O'Keeffe
  • Can dictatorships be a good form of government? :
  • Hugo Chavez is not changing Venezuela into a dictatorship
  • Bhaskar Sunkara
  • Democracies in Africa are becoming dictatorships
  • Jerome Y. Bachelard,
  • Richard R. Marcus
  • Economic freedom: country studies--Kenya
  • Democracy Web ;
  • Ch. 4
  • What does the future hold for Middle Eastern governments? :
  • The Arab spring will lead to the fall of dictatorships across the Middle East
  • The good autocrat
  • Shankar Kumar
  • The Arab spring will not lead to the fall of dictatorships across the Middle East
  • Laurel E. Miller,
  • Jeffrey Martini,
  • F. Stephen Larrabee,
  • Angel Rabasa,
  • Stephanie Pezard,
  • Julie E. Taylor,
  • Tewodaj Mengistu
  • America's unsavory allies
  • Robert D. Kaplan
  • Uri Friedman
  • Think again: dictators
  • Graeme Robertson
  • After the dictators
  • Sholto Byrnes
  • All dictatorships are evil
  • Sergiu Vidican
  • Lessons from Libya: who defines a dictator?
  • Sishuwa Sishuwa
Control code
ocn783171219
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
222 pages
Isbn
9780737763157
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013002233
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)783171219
Label
Dictatorships, Tom Lansford, book editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 200-206) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Dictatorships often survive with local support
  • Bill Snyder ;
  • Ch. 2
  • Are select dictatorships becoming democracies? :
  • Myanmar has begun to democratize
  • Pauline H. Baker
  • Despite elections, Myanmar remains a dictatorship
  • David I. Steinberg
  • Watching Titanic in Pyongyang
  • Geoffrey Cain
  • Ch. 1
  • North Korea's dictatorship will endure
  • John Fraser
  • Fidel's children
  • Joseph Contreras
  • Dictatorship in Cuba will continue
  • The Economist ;
  • Ch. 3
  • Are select democracies becoming dictatorships? :
  • Chavez: From hero to tyrant
  • Alice O'Keeffe
  • Can dictatorships be a good form of government? :
  • Hugo Chavez is not changing Venezuela into a dictatorship
  • Bhaskar Sunkara
  • Democracies in Africa are becoming dictatorships
  • Jerome Y. Bachelard,
  • Richard R. Marcus
  • Economic freedom: country studies--Kenya
  • Democracy Web ;
  • Ch. 4
  • What does the future hold for Middle Eastern governments? :
  • The Arab spring will lead to the fall of dictatorships across the Middle East
  • The good autocrat
  • Shankar Kumar
  • The Arab spring will not lead to the fall of dictatorships across the Middle East
  • Laurel E. Miller,
  • Jeffrey Martini,
  • F. Stephen Larrabee,
  • Angel Rabasa,
  • Stephanie Pezard,
  • Julie E. Taylor,
  • Tewodaj Mengistu
  • America's unsavory allies
  • Robert D. Kaplan
  • Uri Friedman
  • Think again: dictators
  • Graeme Robertson
  • After the dictators
  • Sholto Byrnes
  • All dictatorships are evil
  • Sergiu Vidican
  • Lessons from Libya: who defines a dictator?
  • Sishuwa Sishuwa
Control code
ocn783171219
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
222 pages
Isbn
9780737763157
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2013002233
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)783171219

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