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Published: 30 March 2017

496 Pages


ISBN: 9780198737438

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Politics in the Developing World

Fifth Edition

Edited by Peter Burnell, Vicky Randall, and Lise Rakner

  • An impressive line-up of international contributors offer a diverse range of perspectives
  • Its broad scope encompasses theoretical approaches, the historical and economic context, society-state relations, and the evolution of policy, whilst also drawing together case studies from all the key geographical regions

New to this Edition:

  • Two new country case studies, on Syria and on the Sudan
  • Updated coverage of refugee movements; the rise of the so-called Islamic State; organised crime; gender; the role of new forms of communication in political mobilization; and the replacement of Millennium Development Goals by Sustainable Development Goals.

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