Global Politics of Defense Reform by Thomas Bruneau, Harold Trinkunas (eds.)

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6. Stephan Haggard and Robert R. Kaufman, “Institutions and Economic Adjustment,” in Stephan Haggard and Robert R. , The Politics of Economic Adjustment (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1992), 3–40; Peter A. Hall, Governing the Economy: The Politics of State Intervention in Britain and France (Cambridge, UK: Polity Press, 1986); Richard Samuels, The Business of the Japanese State (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1987); Kathleen Thelen, How Institutions Evolve: The Political Economy of Skills in Germany, Britain, the United States and Japan (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2004); John Zysman, Governments, Markets and Growth (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 1983); and John Zysman, Political Strategies for Industrial Order: State, Market, and Industry in France (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1977).

Information and transportation technologies, ranging from the Internet to global air travel, are often seen as the root cause of globalization and its impact. 9 In this sense, Marshall McLuhan’s idea that the medium is the message rings true: The technological media (Internet, airplane) are the political message: decentralized, privatized, and individually empowering. Technologies diffuse throughout the globe and their ubiquity is thus a consequence of globalization. But technologies are very much viewed as a cause of globalization.

15. Democratic Control of the Military in Postcommunist Europe: Guarding the Guards, Andrew Cottey, Timothy Edmunds, and Anthony Forster, eds. (New York: Palgrave, 2002); David Pion-Berlin, Through Corridors of Power: Institutions and Civil-Military Relations in Argentina (University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 1997); Alfred Stepan, Rethinking Military Politics: Brazil and the Southern Cone (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1988); Trinkunas, Crafting Civilian Control of the Armed Forces in Venezuela.

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