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Author Mares, David R.

Title Power, institutions, and leadership in war and peace : lessons from Peru and Ecuador, 1995/1998 / David R. Mares and David Scott Palmer
Edition First edition
Published Austin : University of Texas Press, 2012
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 188 pages) : maps
Contents Introduction: explaining interstate conflict and boundary disputes in post/Cold War Latin America -- Two nations in conflict -- Presidential decision making: the institutional and personal context -- Domestic politics and the push toward war -- The domestic bases for resolution -- Hemispheric diplomacy and the politics of a solution -- Conclusions: lessons learned, progress achieved, and implications for other boundary disputes -- Appendix A. Effective number of parties -- Appendix B. Ecuadorean attitudes toward relations with Peru (november 1992) -- Appendix C. Polling data on border issues (1994/1996)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Boundary disputes -- Case studies.
Political leadership -- Case studies.
Political leadership -- Ecuador.
Political leadership -- Peru.
Politics and war -- Case studies.
Politics and war -- Ecuador.
Politics and war -- Peru.
Ecuador -- Boundaries -- Peru.
Peru -- Boundaries -- Ecuador.
Genre/Form Case studies.
Case studies.
Form Electronic book
Author Palmer, David Scott, 1937-
ISBN 0292735707 (electronic bk.)
9780292735705 (electronic bk.)