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Politics In Pakistan
The Struggle For Legitimacy

ISBN 9780367299149
Published February 19, 2021 by Routledge
204 Pages

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Book Description

Focusing on the problems associated with Pakistan's political development, this book identifies and evaluates the factors that have determined the effectiveness of the country's political institutions. Professor Hayes examines the relationship of Islamic values to political organization and public policy and discusses the basic features of the coun

Table of Contents

Theories and Concepts -- The Creation of Pakistan: Background -- Islamic Politics in Theory and Practice -- Constitutional Problems: Government in Concept -- Institutional Problems: Government in Action -- Problems of Democracy -- The Politics of Disintegration -- The Frustrations of Foreign Policy -- Bhutto and Bonapartism -- Conclusions

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Louis D. Hayes is professor of political science at the University of Montana and the author of The Impact of U.S. Policy on the Kashmir Conflict.