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Imperial Ends: The Decay, Collapse, and Revival of Empires Hardcover – 21 Aug 2001

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  • Hardcover: 176 pages
  • Publisher: Columbia University Press (21 Aug. 2001)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0231121105
  • ISBN-13: 978-0231121101
  • Product Dimensions: 15.2 x 1.4 x 22.9 cm
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"Motyl brings a fresh eye to the politics of imperial decay and collapse." -- "Foreign Affairs"

"Motyl brings a fresh eye to the politics of imperial decay and collapse." -- Foreign Affairs

"Motyl brings a fresh eye to the politics of imperial decay and collapse." -- "Foreign Affairs"

"Offers a refreshingly explicit explaination of his preferences." -- "Journal of Early Modern History"

About the Author

Alexander J. Motyl is associate professor of political science at Rutgers University, Newark, where he also serves as Deputy Director of the Center for Global Change and Governance. The editor-in-chief of the Encyclopedia of Nationalism, he is also the author of Revolutions, Nations, Empires (Columbia, 1999); Post-Soviet Nations (Columbia, 1995); Thinking Theoretically About Soviet Nationalities (Columbia, 1995); and Sovietology, Rationality, Nationality (Columbia 1990)..

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