Unformatted text preview: of a state? Are there periods in its history when it did not clearly do so? (Be very brief. I am not seeking major historical excavations about a country you almost certainly have paid little attention to until last week.) 5. The Fund for Peace publishes annually the Failed States Index ( http://bit.ly/bm5pdr ). (a) How does the conception of state “success” that underlies this Index differ from those of Weber and Tilly? (c) Is the Failed States Index a nominal, ordinal, or interval measure? (Cf. CGG, pp. 163-64.) (d) Where does your assigned country fall in the FSI ranking for 2010?...
View Full Document
- Spring '08
- Game Theory, Nash equilibria, Nash, Subgame perfect equilibrium, subgame perfect Nash