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Joining the Fray: Outside Military Intervention in Civil Wars Zachary C Shirkey

Joining the Fray: Outside Military Intervention in Civil Wars

Zachary C Shirkey

Published November 1st 2012
ISBN : 9781409428930
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229 pages
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Building on his earlier volume, Is this a Private Fight or Can Anybody Join?, Zachary C. Shirkey looks at how the decision to join a civil war can be intuitively understood as follows: given that remaining neutral was wise when a war began somethingMoreBuilding on his earlier volume, Is this a Private Fight or Can Anybody Join?, Zachary C. Shirkey looks at how the decision to join a civil war can be intuitively understood as follows: given that remaining neutral was wise when a war began something must change in order for a country to change its beliefs about the benefits of fighting and join the war. This book studies what these changes are, focusing in particular on revealed information and commitment problems.