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The Resource The dictator's handbook : why bad behavior is almost always good politics, Bruce Bueno de Mesquita and Alastair Smith

The dictator's handbook : why bad behavior is almost always good politics, Bruce Bueno de Mesquita and Alastair Smith

Label
The dictator's handbook : why bad behavior is almost always good politics
Title
The dictator's handbook
Title remainder
why bad behavior is almost always good politics
Statement of responsibility
Bruce Bueno de Mesquita and Alastair Smith
Title variation
dictators handbook
Title variation remainder
why bad behavior is almost always good politics
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explains the theory of political survival, particularly in cases of dictators and despotic governments, arguing that political leaders seek to stay in power using any means necessary, most commonly by attending to the interests of certain coalitions
Summary
Explains the theory of political survival, particularly in cases of dictators and despotic governments, arguing that political leaders seek to stay in power using any means necessary, most commonly by attending to the interests of certain coalitions
Writing style
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10033332
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1946-
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Bueno de Mesquita, Bruce
Dewey number
303.3/4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
JC330.3
LC item number
.B84 2011
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Smith, Alastair
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Political leadership
  • Power (Social sciences)
  • Political corruption
  • Pouvoir politique
  • Dictature
  • Démocratie
  • Leadership politique
  • Corruption
  • Political corruption
  • Political leadership
  • Power (Social sciences)
  • Politische Führung
  • Politisches Handeln
  • Macht
  • Einflussnahme
  • Korruption
  • Leadership
  • Power (Social sciences)
  • Political corruption
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
why bad behavior is almost always good politics
Label
The dictator's handbook : why bad behavior is almost always good politics, Bruce Bueno de Mesquita and Alastair Smith
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-299) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: rules to rule by -- The rules of politics -- Coming to power -- Staying in power -- Steal from the poor, give to the rich -- Getting and spending -- If corruption empowers, then absolute corruption empowers absolutely -- Foreign aid -- The people in revolt -- War, peace, and world order -- What is to be done?
Control code
ocn701015473
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxv, 319 pages
Isbn
9781610390446
Lccn
2011024164
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 5077212
  • 40020155224
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1402723
  • (OCoLC)701015473
Label
The dictator's handbook : why bad behavior is almost always good politics, Bruce Bueno de Mesquita and Alastair Smith
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-299) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: rules to rule by -- The rules of politics -- Coming to power -- Staying in power -- Steal from the poor, give to the rich -- Getting and spending -- If corruption empowers, then absolute corruption empowers absolutely -- Foreign aid -- The people in revolt -- War, peace, and world order -- What is to be done?
Control code
ocn701015473
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xxv, 319 pages
Isbn
9781610390446
Lccn
2011024164
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
  • 5077212
  • 40020155224
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1402723
  • (OCoLC)701015473

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