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Title New challenges to democratization / edited by Peter Burnell and Richard Youngs
Published London ; New York : Routledge, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 221 pages) : illustrations
Series Democratization studies ; 15
Democratization studies ; 15
Contents New challenges to democratization / Peter Burnell -- State sovereignty and democracy : an awkward coupling / Laurence Whitehead -- Ideological challenges to democracy : do they exist? / Marina Ottaway -- The continuing backlash against democracy promotion / Thomas Carothers -- Democracy assistance and the search for security / Nancy Bermeo -- Public support versus dissatisfaction in new democracies : an 'inside challenge'? / Renske Doorenspleet -- External sources and consequences of Russia's "sovereign democracy" / Michael McFaul and Regine A Spector -- Democratizing one-party rule in China / Shaun Breslin -- Democratization by whom? : resistance to democracy promotion in the Middle East / Bassma Kodmani -- Energy : a reinforced obstacle to democratization? / Richard Youngs -- Addressing democracy's challenges / Peter Burnell and Richard Youngs
Summary Explores the contention that fresh challenges have arisen to democratization and assesses the claim that democratization around the world is facing a serious challenge. This book examines the issues relating to developments within non-democratic states and issues related to the democratic world and its efforts to support the spread of democracy
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-215) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Democracy.
Form Electronic book
Author Burnell, Peter J.
Youngs, Richard, 1968-
ISBN 0203869974 (electronic bk.)
9780203869970 (electronic bk.)