Wars, Guns, and Votes: Democracy in Dangerous Places

Wars, Guns, and Votes: Democracy in Dangerous Places

Paul Collier


“Collier has made a considerable contribution to present discussions. His evidence-based method is a necessary corrective to the assumptions approximately democracy that too frequently are inclined to dominate whilst Western coverage makers speak about the ground billion.” —The New York instances booklet overview

“Before President Obama makes a circulate he could do good to learn Professor Paul Collier’s Wars, weapons, and Votes. . . not like many lecturers Collier comes up with very concrete proposals and a few inventive solutions.” — The Times (London)

In Wars, weapons, and Votes, esteemed writer Paul Collier deals a groundbreaking, radical examine the world’s such a lot violent, corrupt societies, how they bought that approach, and what will be performed to damage the cycle. George Soros calls Paul Collier “one of the main unique minds on the earth today,” and Wars, weapons, and Votes, like Collier’s earlier award-winning ebook The backside Billion, is key studying for an individual attracted to present occasions, warfare, poverty, economics, or foreign enterprise.

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