Niaz Ilhan Books
Books di Niaz Ilhan
Old World Empires
edizioni Routledge collana Routledge (Hardcover)
This book is a sweeping historical survey of the origins, development and nature of state power. It demonstrates that Eurasia is home to a dominant tradition of arbitrary rule mediated through military, civil and ecclesiastical servants and a marginal tradition of representative and responsible government through autonomous...
The Culture of Power and Governance in Pakistan
edizioni Oxford University Press collana Oxford Univ Pr (Paperback) , 2011
State and Society in British India
edizioni Tauris Academic Studies collana Tauris Academic Studies (Hardcover)
The Culture of Power and Governance in Pakistan 1947-2008
edizioni Oxford University Press collana (Hardcover)
This book attempts to explain Pakistan's crisis of governance in historical and philosophical terms. It argues that South Asia's indigenous orientation towards the exercise of power has reasserted itself and produced a regression in the behaviour of the ruling elite. This has meant that in the sixty years of independence...