Sökning: "democratization"

Visar resultat 1 - 5 av 52 avhandlingar innehållade ordet democratization.

  1. 1. Uniting Against Autocrats - Opposition Coordination, Turnovers and Democratization by Elections

    Författare :Michael Wahman; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2012]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; authoritarianism; Democratization; election; party; opposition; coalition; ethnic; Africa; Kenya; Ghana; Senegal;

    Sammanfattning : As counter intuitive as it might sound, autocracy without elections is a rare combination today. Elections do not constitute democracy, but they can promote democratization. This dissertation studies the process of democratization through elections, focusing on the effect of opposition coordination. LÄS MER

  2. 2. Demokratisering i Latinamerika under 1900-talet – vänstern och demokratins fördjupning

    Detta är en avhandling från Växjö : Växjö University Press

    Författare :Martin Nilsson; Växjö universitet.; [2005]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Latin America; Democratization; Democracy; Electoral Democracy; Liberal Democracy; Participatory Democracy; Democratic Consolidation; Left; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap; Statsvetenskap; Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : This study deals with the issue of democratization in Latin America during the 20th century, and in particular the role of the left in this process. The purpose of this study is to empirically analyze the role of the left as a political actor in the process of democratization toward the deepening of the democratic rule in Latin America. LÄS MER

  3. 3. Dissenting Democrats Nation and Democracy in the Republic of Moldova

    Detta är en avhandling från Stockholm : Department of Political Science, Stockholm University

    Författare :Andreas Johansson; Södertörns högskola.; Södertörns högskola.; Stockholms universitet.; [2011]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; statsvetenskap; Political Science; Moldova; Moldavia; MSSR; transition; ethnic group; nation; national division; nation-building; democracy; democratization; polyarchy; political support; correspondence analysis; Moldovanism; Romanianism; Gagauz Yeri; Transnistria;

    Sammanfattning : The Republic of Moldova was one of fifteen states to emerge from the dissolution of the Soviet Union. With weak historical legacy of statehood, deteriorating economy and serious national divisions, the young state lacked many of the prerequisites deemed necessary for successful democratization. LÄS MER

  4. 4. Democracy From the Outside-In? The Conceptualization and Significance of Democracy Promotion

    Detta är en avhandling från Växjö : Växjö University Press

    Författare :Daniel Silander; Växjö universitet.; [2005]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; Democratization; international factors; democracy promotion; EU; postcommunism; SOCIAL SCIENCES Social sciences Political science; SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP Socialvetenskap Statsvetenskap; Statsvetenskap; Political Science;

    Sammanfattning : This study explores the literature on factors favorable to democratization. It is argued that there has been a domestic dominance, with international factors a forgotten dimension. It is also argued that the limited body of work dealing with international factors has been empirical in nature. LÄS MER

  5. 5. The Power of Elections: Democratic Participation, Competition and Legitimacy in Africa

    Detta är en avhandling från Department of Political Science, Lund University

    Författare :Staffan I Lindberg; Lunds universitet.; Lund University.; [2004]
    Nyckelord :SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; methodology; Political and administrative sciences; Africa; democratization; democracy; Elections; institutions; Statsvetenskap; förvaltningskunskap;

    Sammanfattning : This book is about elections and democracy in newly democratizing countries. Building on a new data set of 5,568 observations in 232 elections, it provides evidence elections have a casual impact on improving the quality of democracy in Africa in more than one way. LÄS MER