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Title The global divergence of democracies / edited by Larry Diamond and Marc F. Plattner
Imprint Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2001
book jacket
 RCHSS Library  JC423 G59 2001    AVAILABLE    30560400371347
 Euro-Am Studies Lib  321.8 G5104 2001    AVAILABLE    30500101123738
 人文社會聯圖  JC423 G59 2001    AVAILABLE    30650000012845
Descript xxxii, 381 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series A Journal of democracy book
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Introduction / Larry Diamond, Marc F. Plattner -- I. Democracy and liberty: universal values? -- Democracy as a universal value / Amartya Sen -- Buddhism, Asian values, and democracy / His Holiness The Dalai Lama -- Confucianism and democracy / Francis Fukuyama -- Muslims and democracy / Abdou Filali-Ansary -- How far can free government travel? / Giovanni Sartori -- Democracy and liberty: the cultural connection / Russell Bova -- From liberalism to liberal democracy / Marc F. Plattner -- II. Consolidating democracy -- Toward consolidated democracies / Juan J. Linz and Alfred Stepan -- Illusions about consolidation / Guillermo O'Donnell -- O'Donnell's "illusions": a rejoinder / Richard Gunther, P. Nikiforos Diamandouros, and Hans J赲gen Puhle -- Illusions and conceptual flaws: a response / Guillermo O'Donnell -- What is democratic consolidation? / Andreas Schedler -- III. Foundations of successful democracy -- What makes democracies endure? / Adam Przeworski, Michael E. Alvarez. Jos⥠Antonio Cheibub, and Fernando Limongi -- Party systems in the third wave / Scott Mainwaring -- What makes elections free and fair? / J⧥n Elklit and Palle Svensson -- Federalism and democracy: beyond the U.S. model / Alfred Stepan -- Markets, law, and democracy / Charles Fried -- Free politics and free markets in Latin America / Jorge I. Dom⩮guez -- New jurisprudence for Africa / H. Kwasi Prempeh -- How democracies control the military / Richard H. Kohn -- IV. Prospects and challenges for democracy in the new century -- Quarter-century of declining confidence / Susan J. Pharr, Robert D. Putnam, and Russell J. Dalton -- Latin America at the century's turn / Abraham F. Lowenthal -- Postcommunist divide / Jacques Rupnik -- Putin's Russia: one step forward, two steps back / Michael McFaul -- Will China democratize? / Michel Oksenberg -- Is Pakistan the (reverse) wave of the future? / Larry Diamond
Subject Democracy -- Cross-cultural studies
Alt Author Diamond, Larry Jay
Plattner, Marc F., 1945-
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