Book review: Leenco Lata Peacekeeping as State-Building: Current Challenges for the Horn of Africa. Ewing Township, USA: The Red Sea Press. 2012. 160 p

Bewuketu Dires Gardachew
2019 RUDN Journal of Public Administration  
The review of Leenco Lata's1 book "Peacekeeping as State-Building: Current Challenges for the Horn of Africa" examines the theory and practice of state-building on the example of African countries. The central premise of this monograph is the assumption that state-building requires rethinking of the factors and attributes traditionally associated with the state. The book consists of nine chapters, each of which is analyzed by the reviewer. The monograph focuses on the problems of
more » ... s of state-building, state legitimacy, and the role and specifics of peacekeeping operations in the horn of Africa.
doi:10.22363/2312-8313-2019-6-4-366-370 fatcat:jrbtlkkhkvcdlej5r4e6uolhlq