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Journal Article | Jan 1991
New rural institutions built on tradition? Ethiopian peasants need a democratic reconstruction Sieg
Journal Article | Jan 2005
Zambia has held three multiparty elections since its restoration of democracy in 1991. This peaceful transition raised expectations of a smooth process ...
Democratisation, elections, electoral administration, Zambia
Event | 20 Oct 2010
Peter Marsden, Jonas Gahr Støre, Kai Eide, Kristian Berg Harpviken, Arne Strand, Orzala Ashraf Nehmat, Kaja Borchrevink, Elisabeth Eide, Laila Bokhari and others explore context, history and current challenges. Welcome to debates, book salons, seminars and discussions with experts on Afghanistan and Pakistan.
Book Chapter | Jan 2006
Should Deliberate Democrats Defend the Judicial Enforcement of Social Rights? Roberto Gargarella De
Book Chapter | Jan 1994
Responsiveness and accountability in Botswana politics: Do democratic institutions matter? Andreas
Fair? What has fairness got to do with it? Vagaries of election observation and democratic standards
Journal Article | Jan 1993
Fair? What has fairness got to do with it? Vagaries of election observation and democratic standard
News | 13 Oct 2010
Read the public address of Gen Salva Kiir Mayardit on his return from the official visit to the United States of America.
Journal Article | Jun 2011
Concentration of power in the hands of the executive is one of the key challenges to democratic consolidation in Africa. Since the early 1990s, the African ...
African National Congress, Local Governance, Power-Sharing, Democracy, Opposition, South Africa
Book Chapter | Jan 1999
Carrots and Sticks for Democratication in Burma: Policies of the EU and the ASEAN Zaw Oo and Kai Gr
Book Chapter | Jan 2010
One Man Ownership: Political Parties and their Struggle for Democratic Standards Augustin Magolowon
Newspaper Op-Ed | Jan 2014
Since democratization in the early 1990s, the people of Bangladesh has had the choice between two dynasties: one led by Sheikh Mujib family, the second ...
Political dynasties, democratisation, elections, Banbgladesh
DERAP Working Paper | Jan 1991
The paper offers a contribution to the analysis of the peasant-state relationship, based on experiences from Ethiopia. It argues that in a country where ...
Rural development, Decentralisation, Democratic traditions, Self-determination, Ethiopia, Africa: Ethiopia
Book Chapter | Jan 2017
The comparative democratization literature is divided on the effects of multiparty elections in non - democratic regimes. Early analyses assumed that ...
Elections, Authoritarian regimes, Crises, Uganda
Democratization and the Judiciary. The Accountability Function of Courts in New Democracies. Special issue of 'Democratization 'vol.10 (2003) no.4
Edited Book | Jan 2003
This special issue examines the political role of courts in new democracies in Latin America and Africa. Are the courts able to hold political power-holders ...
democratisation, judicial power, courts, political questions and judicial power, Latin America, Africa, Colombia, South Africa, Chile, Brazil, Argentina, Guatemala, Tanzania, Zambia
Book Chapter | Jan 2005
Truth Commissions, Trials - or Nothing? Policy Options in Democratic Transitions Elin Skaar Writin
Democracy, Human rights
Book Chapter | Mar 2014
Elections are an integral part of representative democracies. Well functioning elections contribute to democratic accountability and democratic institutions, ...
Corruption, Elections, Political Corruption, Uganda
Journal Article | Jan 1999
Gross human rights violations have constituted a hotly contested national issue in many recent transitions from authoritarianism to democracy. This article ...
Journal Article | Jan 2003
This special issue examines the political role of courts in new democracies in Latin America and Africa, focussing on their ability to hold political ...
Courts, judiciary, accountability, democracy, democratic consolidation, rule of law, constitutionalism
CMI Conference Report | Jan 2000
African Studies Association. Paper presented to the African Studies Association 43rd annual meeting, 16.-19. 11.2000
Book Chapter | Dec 2009
Opposition parties and incumbent presidents: the new dynamics of electoral competition in Africa L