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Kevin Blackburn

Memory of Singapore’s past is undergoing what has been called a rapid ‘democratization’ through blogs and Facebook, videos of reminiscences put up on YouTube, as well as web-based memory collections, such as the Singapore Memory Project, which aims to collect five million memories of Singapore

James C. Schopf

democratisation increased corruption coverage and popular perceptions of its prevalence, which were then reflected in survey findings. Polls of experience with corruption and studies of illicit exchanges of rents through low interest loans and corrupt government contracting show a much sharper drop with

Redie Bereketeab

. Keywords Eritrea, state building, transition, democratization, legitimacy Introduction Eritrea was crafted into a modern colonial state, comprising nine ethno-lin- guistic groups, by Italian colonialism in 1890. Following the defeat of fascist Italy in 1941, the territory became a British protectorate

John Ishiyama

the CUD (more than the UEDF), exhibited nomination patterns similar to party nomination behavior in other new democracies. Keywords Ethiopia, African Political Parties, Democratization, African Elections, Candidate Recruitment Introduction: General issues and Objectives To what extent do parties in

Nikolas G. Emmanuel

General Introduction A political conditionality approach seeks to move leaders in authoritarian countries to adopt democratic reforms by using donor aid as both a carrot and a stick. In such an action, foreign assistance functions as leverage to support democratization in the aid beneficiary

Haokam Vaiphei

Nehginpao Kipgen, (2016) Democratisation of Myanmar . New Delhi: Routledge/Taylor & Francis Group. 194 pages. ISBN : 978-1-138-66787-7. Studies of democratic transition are gaining popularity in contemporary discourse and yet there is no single explanation for understanding such

Olle Tornquist

Revolution and the Growth of Hindu Nationalism in India. Princeton: Princeton University Press. Hefner, Robert W. (2000) Civil Islam: Muslims and Democratization in Indonesia . Princeton: Princeton University Press. Huntington, Samuel P. (1991) The Third Wave: Democratisation in the Late Twentieth Century

Yanwar Pribadi

Islam: Explaining the ‘conservative turn’ . Singapore: ISEAS . Fealy, Greg (2004). ‘Islamic radicalism in Indonesia: The faltering revival?’ Southeast Asian Affairs 2004: 104–121. Hefner, Robert W. (2000). Civil Islam: Muslims and democratization in Indonesia . Princeton: Princeton University Press

Moch Nur Ichwan

traditional, conventional religious authority, while the latter deals with contested, decentralized, and fragmented religious authority in the wake of democratization and other local political processes. In SUI , Norshahril Saat comparatively analyzes the role of “official ulama” institutions in Indonesia

Jemma Purdey

democratization. The devel- opment of human rights discourses and a rule of law in Indonesia will need to consider the conditions for local recourse to justice and understandings of morality and hümanity that go with it. As a general directive for those writing about violence and suffer- ing, Friedlander (1994