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East Timor

The Price of Liberty

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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Damien Kingsbury
    Pages 1-5
  3. Damien Kingsbury
    Pages 7-23
  4. Damien Kingsbury
    Pages 25-50
  5. Damien Kingsbury
    Pages 51-76
  6. Damien Kingsbury
    Pages 77-103
  7. Damien Kingsbury
    Pages 105-130
  8. Damien Kingsbury
    Pages 131-159
  9. Damien Kingsbury
    Pages 161-187
  10. Damien Kingsbury
    Pages 189-212
  11. Damien Kingsbury
    Pages 213-218
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 219-246

About this book

Introduction

This book traces the themes within the East Timor independence movement and notes how these have contibuted to post-independence issues, in particular the political tensions that almost saw East Timor collapse as a viable state in 2006. It concludes with an assessment of the 2007 elections.

Keywords

assessment community development elections environment freedom gender globalization liberty poverty state

About the authors


DAMIEN KINGSBURY is Associate Head of School (Research), International and Political Studies at Deakin University, Australia.

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