Governance amidst civil war: from failing statehood to competitive regime reformation

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Examines the consequences of the Syrian civil war for governance: the fragmentation of authority, overlapping jurisdictions, permeable borders, rising trans-state actors, war economy, and the attempt of the regime and its jihadist rivals to reestablish authority over Syrian territory, frustrated by the establishment of foreign spheres of influence.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationActors and dynamics in the Syrian conflict's middle phase
Subtitle of host publicationbetween contentious politics, militarization and regime resilience
EditorsJasmine Gani, Raymond Hinnebusch
Place of PublicationAbingdon, Oxon
PublisherRoutledge Taylor & Francis Group
Number of pages23
ISBN (Electronic)9781993254904
ISBN (Print)9781032185026, 9781032185125
Publication statusPublished - 2022


  • Syria
  • Uprising
  • Governance
  • Regime resilience
  • Rebel governance


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