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The Resource Economic origins of dictatorship and democracy, Daron Acemoglu, James A. Robinson

Economic origins of dictatorship and democracy, Daron Acemoglu, James A. Robinson

Label
Economic origins of dictatorship and democracy
Title
Economic origins of dictatorship and democracy
Statement of responsibility
Daron Acemoglu, James A. Robinson
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The authors develop a framework for analysing the creation and consolidation of democracy. Different social groups prefer different political institutions because of the way they allocate political power and resources. Dictatorship, nevertheless, is not stable when citizens can threaten social disorder and revolution
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Acemoglu, Daron
Dewey number
321.8
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JC423
LC item number
.A248 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1960-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Robinson, James A.
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Democracy
  • Democratization
  • Equality
  • Political culture
  • Dictatorship
  • Comparative government
  • Comparative government
  • Democracy
  • Democratization
  • Dictatorship
  • Equality
  • Political culture
Label
Economic origins of dictatorship and democracy, Daron Acemoglu, James A. Robinson
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 381-399) 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
Questions and answers -- Paths of political development -- Our argument -- What do we know about democracy? -- Modeling politics -- Democratic politics -- Nondemocratic politics -- The creation and consolidation of democracy -- Democratization -- Coups and consolidation -- Putting the models to work -- The role of the middle class -- Economic structure and democracy -- Globalization and democracy -- Conclusions and the future of democracy
Control code
ocm60028953
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 416 pages
Isbn
9780521855266
Lccn
2005011262
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)60028953
Label
Economic origins of dictatorship and democracy, Daron Acemoglu, James A. Robinson
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 381-399) 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
Questions and answers -- Paths of political development -- Our argument -- What do we know about democracy? -- Modeling politics -- Democratic politics -- Nondemocratic politics -- The creation and consolidation of democracy -- Democratization -- Coups and consolidation -- Putting the models to work -- The role of the middle class -- Economic structure and democracy -- Globalization and democracy -- Conclusions and the future of democracy
Control code
ocm60028953
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xv, 416 pages
Isbn
9780521855266
Lccn
2005011262
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)60028953

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