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She talks to our host john gans about her new book crippling leviathan how foreign subversion weakens the state she explains why not all nation states are created equal how the internet has become a space for foreign subversion and how the fight against covid 19 has impacted her thinking on state capacity in recent months. Foreign subversion weakens the state and prevents state consolidation chapter 2 laid out an argument about the effects of subversion on state authority and theorized about the conditions that affect its use in international relations the empirical strategy thus far has sought to test this theory in two ways. To demonstrate the harmful consequences of foreign subversion for state authority crippling leviathan marshals a wealth of evidence and presents in depth studies of russias relations with the post soviet states malaysian subversion of the philippines in the 1970s and thai subversion of vietnamese occupied cambodia in the 1980s. Crippling leviathan how foreign subversion weakens the state by melissa m lee cornell university press 2020 264 pp the central problem facing developing countries today is not that the state is too strong but that the state is not strong enough. Crippling leviathan how foreign subversion weakens the state melissa m lee download b ok download books for free find books