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|Title:||How external intervention made the sovereign state|
|Source:||Chong, J.I. (2010-10). How external intervention made the sovereign state. Security Studies 19 (4) : 623-655. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.1080/09636412.2010.524074|
|Abstract:||From post-World War II decolonization to establishing order in wartorn polities today, external intervention can play an important role in fostering sovereign statehood in weak states. Much attention in this regard emphasizes local reactions to outside pressures. This article augments these perspectives by drawing attention to ways that foreign actors may affect the development of sovereignty through their efforts to work with various domestic groups. Structured comparisons of China and Indonesia during the early to mid-twentieth century suggest that active external intercession into domestic politics can collectively help to shape when and how sovereignty develops. As these are least likely cases for intervention to affect sovereign state making, the importance of foreign actors indicates a need to reconceptualize the effects of outside influences on sovereignty creation more broadly. © Taylor & Francis Group, LLC.|
|Source Title:||Security Studies|
|Appears in Collections:||Staff Publications|
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