Failed States and International Order: Constructing a Post-Westphalian World

@article{Newman2009FailedSA,
  title={Failed States and International Order: Constructing a Post-Westphalian World},
  author={E. Newman},
  journal={Contemporary Security Policy},
  year={2009},
  volume={30},
  pages={421 - 443}
}
  • E. Newman
  • Published 2009
  • Economics
  • Contemporary Security Policy
What is meant by ‘failed’ states in debates about international order, security and threats to security? Does the concept of failed states, as constructed through academic and policy discourse, undermine the ontological assumptions of international order premised upon bounded, viable, rational states? Are weak or failed states a viable category for analysis in international politics? Can we find characteristics in different countries and regions that would allow us to define and measure degrees… Expand

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