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  • Democracy and Dictatorship in Ghana and Tanzaniaby Robert Pinkney

    Palgrave Macmillan 1997; US$ 176.00

    An examination of the evolution of democracy in Ghana and Tanzania, following long periods of single-party and military rule, and looks at the current and potential obstacles to democratic development. After discussing the nature of democracy, the author goes on to consider the conditions which have made the emergence of multi-party politics possible... more...

  • The international dimension of the failed Algerian transitionby Francesco Cavatorta

    Manchester University Press 2009; US$ 95.00

    The book builds an innovative theoretical framework, through which previously neglected international factors are brought into the analysis of transitions to democracy. The case of Algeria is then explored in great detail. This volume is an important contribution to the literature on democratization and provides an interesting analysis of Algerian... more...

  • Broadening and Deepening Democracyby E Raghavan; James Manor

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 125.00

    This book examines certain changes in the political make-up of Karnataka, between the early 1970s and the late 1980s, which, in turn, led to the birth of a unique democracy in the state. In a departure from most studies on political science and political history which pay little or no attention to the role of politicians and focus only on technocratic... more...

  • Die globale Konfiguration politischer Kulturenby Sophia Schubert

    Springer 2012; US$ 49.95

    Lässt sich das globale Muster politisch folgenreicher Kultur/en eher als Einheit, Vielfalt oder Hybridität beschreiben? Diese Frage befeuert die soziologische Debatte um kulturelle Globalisierung, Kulturkreise und global mélange ebenso wie die politiktheoretische Universalismus-Relativismus-Kontroverse. Sophia Schubert etabliert... more...

  • Terrorism, Instability, and Democracy in Asia and Africaby Dan G. Cox; John Falconer; Brian Stackhouse

    Northeastern University Press 2010; US$ 34.99

    A chilling, up-to-the-minute look at the links between political instability and terrorism in Asia and Africa more...

  • Davis McCaugheyby Sarah Martin

    University of New South Wales Press 2013; US$ 47.99

    A fascinating and enigmatic man, Davis McCaughey was a theologian equally at home in the secular world. As governor of Victoria, deputy chancellor of Melbourne University, and master of the prestigious Ormond College for 20 years, he played a groundbreaking role in Australian public life. This compelling biography explores the character and achievements... more...

  • Institutional Reform in Central Asiaby Joachim Ahrens; Herman W. Hoen

    Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 150.00

    The countries of Central Asia are increasingly the focus of intense international attention due to their geopolitical and economic importance as well as their unsettled transition processes. The region faced enormous challenges when the Soviet Union disintegrated, and this book focuses on the reforms of the institutional environment that have been... more...

  • Routledge Handbook of Indian Politicsby Atul Kohli; Prerna Singh

    Taylor and Francis 2013; US$ 225.00

    India?s growing economic and socio-political importance on the global stage has triggered an increased interest in the country. This Handbook is a reference guide, which surveys the current state of Indian politics and provides a basic understanding of the ways in which the world?s largest democracy functions. The Handbook is structured around four... more...

  • Anarchy and the Quest for Political Stability in Sierra Leoneby Emmanuel C. Nwagboso

    The Edwin Mellen Press 2012; US$ 149.95

    Sierra Leone has undergone an era of political instability. The author proposes several solutions to the problems in that country. Their diamond trade provides the necessary wealth to build a thriving economy. However, their use of child laborers has drawn criticism from the human rights community. International relations are also discussed by proposing... more...

  • Mit direktdemokratischen Verfahren zu postkonventionellen politischen Kulturen.by Rolf Rauschenbach

    Duncker & Humblot 2010; US$ 74.29

    Hauptbeschreibung In Anlehnung an Jürgen Habermas und Lawrence Kohlberg differenziert Rolf Rauschenbach den Begriff der politischen Kultur zweifach: nach Elementen der moralischen, ethisch-politischen, pragmatischen und des Interessensausgleichs betreffenden Kultur sowie nach präkonventionellen, konventionellen und postkonventionellen kollektiven... more...