The soldier and the changing state : building democratic armies in Africa, Asia, Europe, and the Americas / Zoltan Barany.

Zoltan Barany in The Soldier and the Changing State systematically explores, on a global scale, civil-military relations in democratizing and changing states. Looking at how armies supportive of democracy are built, he argues that military is most important institution that states maintain, for with...

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Online Access: Full Text (via ProQuest)
Main Author: Barany, Zoltan D. (Author)
Format: eBook
Published: Princeton [New Jersey] : Princeton University Press, [2012]
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • What does a democratic military look like?
  • Building democratic armies after war
  • After World War II: Germany, Japan, and Hungary
  • After civil war: Bosnia and Herzegovina, El Salvador, and Lebanon regime change
  • After military rule in Europe: Spain, Portugal, and Greece
  • After military rule in Latin America: Argentina, Chile, and Guatemala
  • After military rule in Asia: South Korea, Thailand, and Indonesia
  • After state-socialism in Europe: Slovenia, Russia, and Romania
  • State transformation
  • After colonial rule in Asia: India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh
  • After colonial rule in Africa: Ghana, Tanzania, and Botswana
  • After (re)unification and apartheid: Germany, South Africa, and Yemen
  • Conclusion.