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The Resource Worst of the worst : dealing with repressive and rogue nations, Robert I. Rotberg, editor

Worst of the worst : dealing with repressive and rogue nations, Robert I. Rotberg, editor

Label
Worst of the worst : dealing with repressive and rogue nations
Title
Worst of the worst
Title remainder
dealing with repressive and rogue nations
Statement of responsibility
Robert I. Rotberg, editor
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"Identifies and characterizes the most repressive states and singles out which are aggressive. Defines the actions constituting repression and proposes a method of measuring human rights violations, presenting an index of nation-state repressiveness. Offers a way to decide which repressive and rogue states are most deserving of strong policy attention"--Provided by publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JC571
LC item number
.W8893 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rotberg, Robert I
  • World Peace Foundation
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political persecution
  • Human rights
  • Despotism
  • World politics
Label
Worst of the worst : dealing with repressive and rogue nations, Robert I. Rotberg, editor
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Repressive, aggressive, and rogue nation-states : how odious, how dangerous? / Robert I. Rotberg -- Human rights rogues : aggressive, dangerous, or both? / Mary Caprioli and Peter F. Trumbore -- Running the numbers : a comparative perspective / Yi Feng and Saumik Paul -- North Korea : the tyranny of deprivation / Marcus Noland -- Turkmenistan under Niyazov and Berdymukhammedov / Gregory Gleason -- Burma : poster child for entrenched repression / Priscilla A. Clapp -- Winning the African prize for repression : Zimbabwe / Robert I. Rotberg -- Understanding repression in Belarus / Margarita M. Balmaceda -- Equatorial Guinea and Togo : what price repression? / John R. Heilbrunn -- Uzbekistan : a decaying dictatorship withdrawn from the West / Martha Brill Olcott -- Assessing repression in Syria / David W. Lesch -- Tunisia's "sweet little" regime / Clement Henry
Control code
145145724
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 342 p.
Isbn
9780815775676
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007023899
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)145145724
Label
Worst of the worst : dealing with repressive and rogue nations, Robert I. Rotberg, editor
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Repressive, aggressive, and rogue nation-states : how odious, how dangerous? / Robert I. Rotberg -- Human rights rogues : aggressive, dangerous, or both? / Mary Caprioli and Peter F. Trumbore -- Running the numbers : a comparative perspective / Yi Feng and Saumik Paul -- North Korea : the tyranny of deprivation / Marcus Noland -- Turkmenistan under Niyazov and Berdymukhammedov / Gregory Gleason -- Burma : poster child for entrenched repression / Priscilla A. Clapp -- Winning the African prize for repression : Zimbabwe / Robert I. Rotberg -- Understanding repression in Belarus / Margarita M. Balmaceda -- Equatorial Guinea and Togo : what price repression? / John R. Heilbrunn -- Uzbekistan : a decaying dictatorship withdrawn from the West / Martha Brill Olcott -- Assessing repression in Syria / David W. Lesch -- Tunisia's "sweet little" regime / Clement Henry
Control code
145145724
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
ix, 342 p.
Isbn
9780815775676
Isbn Type
(pbk. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007023899
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)145145724

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