The Comparative International Politics of Democracy Promotion

The Comparative International Politics of Democracy Promotion

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ISBN-13: 9781134509621
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 09/11/2013
Series: Democratization Studies
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 294
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

Jonas Wolff is senior research fellow at the Peace Research Institute Frankfurt (PRIF), Germany.

Hans-Joachim Spanger is member of the executive board and head of the research department ‘Governance and Societal Peace’ at the Peace Research Institute Frankfurt (PRIF), Germany.

Hans-Jürgen Puhle is professor emeritus of political science at Goethe University Frankfurt am Main, Germany.

Table of Contents

Section I: A Comparative Perspective on Democracy Promotion: Germany and the US  1. Determinants and Conflicting Objectives of Democracy Promotion Jonas Wolff and Hans-Joachim Spanger  2. "Freedom Fighter" Versus "Civilian Power": An ideal-type comparison of the US and Germany Annika E. Poppe, Bentje Woitschach and Jonas Wolff  3. Norms Versus Interests: Determinants across the cases Daniel Schewe and Jonas Wolff  Section II: Case studies on German and US democracy promotion  4. Democracy Promotion in Bolivia: The "democratic revolution" of Evo Morales Jonas Wolff  5. Democracy Promotion in Ecuador: The "citizens’ revolution" of Rafael Correa Jonas Wolff  6. Democracy Promotion in Turkey: The rise of political Islam Cemal Karakas  7. Democracy Promotion in Pakistan: The rise and fall of General Musharraf Niels Graf and Iris Wurm  8. Democracy Promotion in Belarus: "Europe’s last dictatorship" Azer Babayev  9. Democracy Promotion in Russia: The ambivalent challenge of Putinism Hans-Joachim Spanger  Section III: Results and Conclusions  10. Democracy Promotion as International Politics: Comparative analysis, theoretical conclusions and practical implications Jonas Wolff

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