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Author Gill, Graeme J.

Title The dynamics of democratization : elites, civil society, and the transition process / Graeme Gill
Published New York : St. Martin's Press, 2000


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 MELB  320.9049 Gil/Dod  AVAILABLE
Description 287 pages ; 23 cm
Contents 1. Democratization: Economic Prerequisites? -- 2. The Breakdown of Authoritarian Regimes -- 3. Elites and Transition -- 4. Beyond the Elites? -- 5. Transition and Civil Society -- 6. Transition and the Collapse of Communism -- Conclusion: Towards Consolidation?
Summary "The Dynamics of Democratization provides a clear and accessible overview of the scale, scope and character of democratization in the contemporary world. The book offers important new theoretical insights as well as providing a wide range of detailed case studies of transition from Latin America, southern Europe and the former communist world."--BOOK JACKET
Analysis Samfundsvidenskab Politologi
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Civil society -- History -- 20th century.
Democracy -- History -- 20th century.
Democratization -- History -- 20th century.
Elite (Social sciences) -- History -- 20th century.
LC no. 99056425
ISBN 0312231717 (cloth)
0312231725 (paperback)