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Regime-Building: Democratization and International Administration

Oisín Tansey


This book is a study of regime change in the context of international administration, where the United Nations and other multilateral organizations hold temporary executive authority at the domestic level. Work on the politics of state-building has highlighted how these administration operations can influence nearly every aspect of politics in the country or territory in which they are deployed. This book concentrates in particular on the ‘regime-building’ practices of these missions, and examines the aims and influences of international administrations in the area of democratic development, a ... More

Keywords: democracy, democratization, regime change, democracy promotion, international administration, state-building, post-conflict, Kosovo, Bosnia, East Timor

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2009 Print ISBN-13: 9780199561032
Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2009 DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199561032.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Oisín Tansey, author
Lecturer in International Relations, University of Reading
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