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Warlords and Coalition Politics in Post-Soviet States

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Warlords and Coalition Politics in Post-Soviet States - Driscoll, Jesse
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The break-up of the USSR was unexpected and unexpectedly peaceful. Though a third of the new states fell prey to violent civil conflict, anarchy on the post-Soviet periphery, when it occurred, was quickly cauterized. This book argues that this outcome had nothing to do with security guarantees by Russia or the United Nations and everything to do with local innovation by ruthless warlords, who competed and colluded in a high-risk coalition formation game. Drawing on a structured comparison of Georgian and Tajik militia ...

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Warlords and Coalition Politics in Post-Soviet States 2017, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781107636453

Trade paperback

Warlords and Coalition Politics in Post-Soviet States 2015, Cambridge University Press, Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9781107063358

Hardcover