Published in 2012 by Cambridge University Press; see also: and google books.

Winner of the 2013 Best Book Award of the Comparative Democratization Section of the American Political Science Association.

More: Table of Contents, Figures & Tables, Introduction: The Anatomy of Dictatorship (Chapter 1)

Reviews: Gerardo Maldonado in Política y gobierno, Henry Thomson in CEU Political Science Journal, Fabian Thunemann in Neue Politische Literatur, Joseph Wright in Perspectives on Politics