n Journal of Somali Studies : Research on Somalia and the Greater Horn of African Countries - The final phase of state collapse : the trap of playing chess

Volume 7, Issue 2
  • ISSN : 2056-5674
  • E-ISSN: 2056-5682



How do states destroy themselves and become "collapsed states" or "bankrupt states"? After having observed and analyzed the devolution of some countries towards collapse, we took note of at least two factors which are not well documented in literature but which are nevertheless decisive in the collapse of a state.

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