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Assessing the quality of democracy / edited by Larry Diamond and Leonardo Morlino.

Publication:
Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, 2005.
Format/Description:
Book
xliii, 284 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Series:
A Journal of democracy book
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Subjects:
Democracy -- Congresses.
Comparative government -- Congresses.
Contents:
Introduction / Larry Diamond and Leonardo Morlino
Why the rule of law matters / Guillermo O'Donnell
The ambiguous virtues of accountability / Philippe C. Schmitter
Freedom as the foundation / David Beetham
Addressing inequality / Dietrich Rueschemeyer
The chain of responsiveness / G. Bingham Powell, Jr.
A skeptical afterword / Marc F. Plattner
Italy and Spain / Rafael LoĢpez-Pintor and Leonardo Morlino
Chile and Brazil / Frances Hagopian
Bangladesh and India / Sumit Ganguly
South Korea and Taiwan / Yun-han Chu and Doh Chull Shin
Poland and Romania / Alina Mungiu-Pippidi
Ghana and South Africa / Robert Mattes and E. Gyimah-Boadi.
Notes:
"Began with a conference at Stanford University in October of 2003, and many of the papers were subsequently presented at two different panels at the 2004 Annual Meeting of the American Political Science Association"--Ack.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Diamond, Larry Jay.
Morlino, Leonardo, 1947-
American Political Science Association. Meeting (2004 : Chicago, Ill.)
ISBN:
0801882869 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0801882877 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC:
60881691